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A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.

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You need help with the use of one or more of the site's features? Ask with this tag!
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these. This is a tag.
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Questions about the acceptability of questions. This tag denotes discussions about what is acceptable to post on the site, and for what reasons in either direction.
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Indicates you've found an erroneous or unexpected behaviour in the system that needs to be fixed.
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Questions about "on-hold" and closed questions, voting to close and close reasons.
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about the visual design, layout, and appearance of the website.
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For questions about tags that mean the same thing and may need to be marked as a synonym. For clear synonyms, use [support]. For synonyms that might be questionable, use [discussion].
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Editing refers to how one should propose/make edits on others posts. Use this tag for questions about how to make edits, or the editing system.
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for support with the answering system, to discuss community policies affecting answers and the way they are written, or to discuss a particular answer.
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intentional and not subject to change
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identifies a question asking for help in a retag job. For clear jobs, use [support]. For jobs that might be questionable, use [discussion]. For rename requests, use [tag-rename-request] inste…
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indicates tags that do not accurately represent the game, console or other topic area, and gives an alternate tag name that should be used instead.
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the basis of all SE sites. To ask one, use the button in the top right of the screen. Use this tag if you have a question about questions and how they should be asked. If your questio…
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for questions regarding the voting mechanisms, including up and down voting. For questions related to voting to close, use [closing] instead.
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when asking about policy of any kind, either from rules or from community consensus.
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Questions about handling duplication or clarifying the duplicate flagging/closing processes.
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Refers to how to flag posts. Questions asking about flag reasons, when a post should be flagged, or other flag related questions should use this tag.
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Questions about how reputation works, including reputation gains and losses. For privileges awarded/revoked through reputation gain/loss, use the [privileges] tag. For questions about bounties, use th…
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Besides gaining reputation with your questions and answers, you receive badges for being especially helpful. Badges appear on your profile page, flair, and your posts. If you have a question about one…
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for questions regarding Arqade & Stack Exchange's chat system, or moderation surrounding particular chat rooms.
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edits made by users with less than 2,000 reputation, or anonymous users. Use this tag for questions about the suggested edit system.
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Thoughts/ideas left on posts. Comments require at least 50 reputation to utilize. They are meant to be constructive towards the post, and should not be used for chatting purposes.
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Stack Exchange's yearly winter celebration featuring hats
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if your meta question is regarding Minecraft questions, answers, tags, or moderation efforts regarding the [minecraft] family of tags
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for questions regarding moderation efforts & discussions around a singluar question.
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Previously known as [identify-this-game] (ITG), if you have a question concerning the guidelines and rules of Game Identification on Arqade, or wish to discuss or suggest changes to this policy, use t…
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for questions about the review system or to discuss particular review outcomes.
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for questions about moderator elections and how they work & operate
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Questions about the acceptability of answers. This tag denotes discussions about what is acceptable to post on the site, and for what reasons in either direction.
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for questions regarding tag wikis and excerpts - these little info boxes describing tags that you're reading right now!