Questions about tag synonyms (how they work, who can create them, synonym suggestions etc).

Tag synonyms are tags which mean exactly the same thing as another tag. They exist to group variations together.

Tag usage

Use this tag for:

  • How tag synonyms work.
  • Who can create tag synonyms.
  • Why a tag is a synonym of another tag.
  • To request a tag become a synonym of another tag.

If you want to suggest synonyms, use the following thread: Current tag synonym candidates.

For more information on tag-synonyms, please read the meta.SE thread: What are tag synonyms? How do they work?

Reference: adapted wiki from the Meta Stack Exchange site.