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How to encourage/create effective tagging protocol

I have seen a few questions where people want to do something like convert a file, or they ask a question about a specific programming tool. Then they don't tag the post with the programming language ...
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Updating a tool-related tag to match the tool's name - markduplicate -> markduplicates

I had a question related to Picard's MarkDuplicates tool, and wanted to tag the question accordingly. There is an existing tag, called "markduplicate" but the tool's name is spelled differently. ...
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Medal tags, bronze, silver, gold

The medal tags for Bioinfo SE are limited, i.e. tags that lead to bronze, silver and gold badges. In particular phylogenetics is a non-medal tag but this disapline ...
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What do you think about a tag for meta discussion about the state of the profession?

I was searching for a tag earlier to add to my question here: What happens if a major bug is discovered in a bioinformatic package that has been used in published literature? I wasn't really able ...
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Can we add a [bedops] tag?

I was wondering how tags are added. I'm a new user to this SE site, so I don't have the reputation to add new tags. Can we please add a bedops tag to make it easier ...
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Can we have syntax highlighting?

It seems that language syntax highlighting is not working. As I think we will have many answers involving small code fragments. Is it possible to enable this? Few examples: 1, 2. I used ...
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Can we have math layouting?

Several other communities (in particular Stats and Biology, which are closely related to Biofx.SE) have MathJax support. This would be highly desirable here as well, since pseudocode and equations ...