What value does adding the tag have?

Other games aren't tagged with the technology used to make them.

It seems to me that if there has to be an additional tag it should be .



The tag should be used the same way as platforms tags, as outlined in this meta.

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    We kept all of the other platform tags. Why should we get rid of this one? Jan 3 '13 at 21:58
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    @murgatroid99: We only use platform tags for things exclusive to that platform and technical-issues. Jan 3 '13 at 21:59
  • I was more thinking that the tag should really be browser-based rather than being removed completely.
    – ChrisF
    Jan 3 '13 at 21:59
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    We have flash + technical issues: gaming.stackexchange.com/questions/32257/… Jan 3 '13 at 22:00
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    @ChrisF: browser-based isn't any better than flash. Read LessPops meta if you already haven't.
    – Wipqozn Mod
    Jan 3 '13 at 22:00
  • @murgatroid99: I didn't notice that question. I thought all current uses of the tag were being used to denote the game was a flash game. I've edited my answer to reflect this.
    – Wipqozn Mod
    Jan 3 '13 at 22:03
  • @murgatroid99: Yeah, which I think flash should be good for. Jan 3 '13 at 22:03

It exists because tags used to be removed if there weren't two questions with that tag, which flash questions usually wouldn't get. Now that that's been disabled for us, there's no further use for the tag.

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