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Can we have a warning message on creation of new tags?

I've just flipped the corresponding site setting, so the new tag creation pop-up warning should now be enabled.
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Does the tag order matter?

Tags are sorted in order of popularity - see this Meta.StackExchange post. They're not based on the order you type them in, or anything like that.
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Tag prediction on "Ask a question" page

This already exists. We don't have anywhere near enough questions to make it work effectively yet. It will be implemented when we reach the point that having it is a net gain.
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Proper use of the [bundesliga] tag

At least to me as an English-speaking UK native, "Bundesliga" means the top-level German football league. While other things may use the term "Bundesliga", they're definitely of secondary importance. ...
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Tagging Up: edits, synonyms, requests, and other tag-related work

Discussion american-football This tag seems to only describe the sport itself, in great detail. Tag wiki should focus on usage rather than a full history and explanation of rules/strategy/players - ...
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Discussion The tag wiki for [swimming] The tag wiki here feels more appropriate for a Wikipedia page than our tag wikis (which frankly get read very little at all). Would it be sensible to replace ...
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What is the next thing to do with the (autograph-identification) tag?

I think that if we truly want to stop the inflood of autograph questions that are now considered off-topic, we would need to delete every autograph question on our site. All autograph identification ...
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Complete rules Synonyms for the rules tag This tag currently has a proposed synonym laws with net vote of three (3). It needs one more vote for approval or five more votes for decline.
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A tag for questions about match fixing?

Update: the tag match-fixing has been created and added to some appropriate questions. There are types of cheating which would be of (both academic and practical) interest to all people involved in ...
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The Qualifcation tag is misspelt

I edited the question to fix the tag spelling. As that was its only use and there's no tag wiki, I think we're done here :-)
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Create an "own-goal" tag

The own goal has effects on statistics tracking, tactics and strategy, sports psychology, and even in rules. It (or its absence) is an interesting aspect of many sports, even those where we do not ...
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"Off-topic for Sports, but you should try ..." where?

At some point in the last two months (October-November 2017) this custom reason was added to the list of off-topic > belongs elsewhere close-vote choices. See below for an example of the menu open ...
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Can we have a warning message on creation of new tags?

Sounds like a good idea to me; creating tags should be a rarer thing, in any event, so not a big deal to have a small barrier to doing it, and it might discourage people creating needless tags as a ...
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Could someone create a "petanque" tag?

According to the timestamps, I'd already created the "petanque" tag sixteen minutes before you posted this, having seen your post on MSE. Your final paragraph ("Petanque is a well-...
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Would it be useful to introduce country name tags?

I cannot see a use for these tags. To use your example, english-premier-league would stand alone as a tag for suitable questions. Adding england would be superfluous. The same applies for the spain ...
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Tagging Up: edits, synonyms, requests, and other tag-related work

Incomplete I suggest adding trophy and medal as a synonym1 of the tag awards. (Or maybe trophies and medals, if plurals are preferred in the tag names?) Both words are commonly used terminology and ...
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How do we tag questions with respect to a sport and its respective league?

Tag with the sport as well as the league. Let's say I'm interested in cricket questions, and have that as one of my favourite tags. If we don't tag all cricket questions with cricket, I've got to set ...
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Delete the "us-open" tag?

A year after I asked this question, we now have four questions tagged us-open: Two are about the golf tournament and two are about the tennis tournament. The main goal of tags is to group questions ...
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Delete the "us-open" tag?

I think there can be us open tags but they need their respective sports included e.g. us-open-tennis, us-open-golf, etc. Not sure what not having a world series tag or super bowl tag implies.
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Can someone Create a Yoga Tag?

Tag now created with excerpt and very brief description.
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What shall we do with questions tagged with the "fantasy" tag?

The guidance from network meta is that Questions should not be historically locked if they [...] Have little or no redeeming value. I'd say that applies to the majority of our questions tagged ...
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What shall we do with questions tagged with the "fantasy" tag?

I think there are three separate questions. Are there any questions that would be tagged fantasy that are on-topic? In particular, questions like this one, which aren't about fantasy per se but are ...
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Remove "rugby-union" synonym for "rugby"

As noted in the comments, @edmastermind29 has removed the synonym. My work here is done (although we should probably consider retagging some questions).
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Should "beachtennis" tag be "beach-tennis"?

Yeah, I agree with you - the tag should be "beach-tennis" (two words). I'll see what I can do. Thanks Ben! Edit: I'm not able to edit the tag either, only suggest a synonym that can get merged later....
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Why my la-liga tag wiki edit was rejected?

A tag wiki should briefly describe the topic and explain how the tag is properly applied. The first paragraph does this to a limited extent, but not by enough to overcome the following issue. ...
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