Across Stack Exchange, we usually go for plural tags for countable nouns, and for unabbreviated tags. Please rename the following tags for consistency (keeping synonyms as suitable, of course):

Pity we can't do that for . This tag shouldn't exist anyway; what's a good replacement (or set of replacements)? ?

  • 1
    Is this really true? On SO the singular versions are winning in all cases Jan 24, 2012 at 1:12
  • 2
    @MichaelMrozek Browsing through tags on MSO: unclear, anecdotes. Jeff prefers plurals. Jan 24, 2012 at 1:24
  • I would suggest the opposite: prefer the singular form. Mar 24, 2012 at 22:38
  • /symlink should stay as /symlinks if you really want to go for plural. But not for /symbolic-links. Because most people tend tii use the shorter form in all forms of speech.
    – darnir
    Jul 26, 2012 at 10:59

1 Answer 1


I think we should delete . And since we use , maybe we should replace with ?


You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .