Questions tagged [tag-reorganization]

For issues with ambiguous/suboptimal tags that require manual reorganization (i.e. cannot be resolved by creating a tag synonym or deleting a tag).

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Tags around categorical data coding / representation

Return back to the issue, June 30, 2017 I want to bring your attention once again to this tag question about categorical data encoding. It has not been resolved satisfactory so far, to me. 1) I ...
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Ambiguous [permutation] tag

A week ago @JuhoKokkala raised the following Meta question: Ambiguous [combination] tag -- and the consesus was that [combination] tag should be entirely removed and replaced by [combinatorics] ...
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Ambiguous [combination] tag

See combination (113 threads). Some of these are combinatorics questions about counting combinations, some are about linear combinations, combining distributions, combining this, combining that... The ...
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What are the [scoring] and [scores] tags about?

I just noticed that we have scoring tag -- what is it about? It does not have description. It's content is pretty chaotic: from Good books/papers on credit scoring (my initial guess for what is it ...
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Can we do something about the confusing/ambiguous [random-effects-model] and [fixed-effects-model] tags?

I want to discuss the following three tags: mixed-model (2000+), random-effects-model (580) and fixed-effects-model (400). There is a well-known terminological ambiguity between econometrics and ...
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How to improve the description and usage of the [machine-learning] tag?

I've noticed that a specific user has engaged in a campaign to add the tag machine-learning to a number of posts that do not mention machine learning, particularly posts about neural-networks. I don'...
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Rank-related tags are an enormous mess

We have the following rank-related tags: mann-whitney-u-test (271) -- ranksum test wilcoxon (297) -- used for ranksum and for signed-rank signed-rank-test (37) sign-test (21) spearman (134) spearman-...
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Understanding the use of the [education] tag

What's the use of the education tag, given that we have the learning and teaching tags?
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The [ordinal] tag and ordered logistic regression

Consider the following tags: ordinal (678) ordinal-logit (3) ordinal-probit (1) ordered-logit (62) ordered-probit (13) proportional-odds (2) The ordinal-logit, ordered-logit, and proportional-odds ...
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Weights and everything weighted

@amoeba and I had a lengthy (and hence not particularly productive, if the sheer length is any indication of the proximity to consensus) discussion of tag synonyms in the main "Tag synonyms candidates"...
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Should we do something about [mixed-design] tag?

I noticed that we have mixed-design×63 tag that did not have any wiki excerpt. Many of the questions are about https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mixed-design_analysis_of_variance, i.e. ANOVA analysis with ...
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Sort out [hotelling] into [hotelling-t2]

We have a hotelling tag with 24 Qs, no excerpt, and unclear scope. We also have a hotelling-t2 with only 8 Qs, but with an excerpt, and clear scope. I suggest that we need to go through all [...
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A pair of ambiguous tags: [nested] and [non-nested]

We have nested with 216 Qs and also non-nested with 22 Qs. Neither tag has a wiki excerpt. Both are terribly ambiguous. AFAIK, "nested" can refer (and this tag is being used to refer) to various ...