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In my opinion GIS SE should be (or better "is") a platform for all GIS related questions, not depending on which GIS related product or what the community background of a question is. It also does not matter whether the product is open source or commercial. The only thing one should state at this point: GIS SE will never be an official support ...


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When introducing users of your tool to the GIS Stack Exchange read carefully the section of its Help Center titled Can I support my product on this site? which starts: We get a lot of requests from product teams about how they can use Geographic Information Systems Stack Exchange to support their communities. Geographic Information Systems Stack Exchange ...


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Tags can be created when questions are asked. Since the tag doesn't exist yet it appears it hasn't been needed yet. If you are asking a question and do not have the required reputation to create the tag, you can flag it and ask a moderator to add the tag, or ask here in meta, or ask in chat.


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I think that warning is being triggered to avoid having many tags present in both singular and plural forms, even though the "s" on the end is not for that purpose, in this instance. I thought that we would need SE staff/developers to implement it, as an exception, and that it would be better to just use the existing ssl tag along with http, when ...


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I think it may be premature to create a webhook tag because the term has never been used in a question, and has only ever been used twice in an answer (recently in Aug 2020 and two years ago in Sep 2018). There is no rule for how frequently a term needs to be used here before it becomes tag worthy but the rule of thumb that I use on when to create a new tag ...


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I see some value in adding geotags at the higher levels like country, continent and planet but not at anything below country because it would mean that there are far too many of them. By having questions tagged using a country, continent or planet name it enables GIS professionals familiar with that country, continent or planet to include them in their ...


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