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.
programs that manipulate, enhance, or convert images
For requests for recommendations of security software. Before using this tag, make sure there's no more specific tag for the software you're after.
if you look for software to be used on the command-line or in shell scripts.
in addition to the 'linux' tag for questions where integration in the default Ubuntu interface is a requirement. If you're just looking for Linux software and happen to be running Ubuntu,…
Software to create or restore data backups.
Software for music playback and musical performance. Media players and media libraries are included.
software for the management of a project, be it roadmap, issue tracking, support tickets, collaborative development, or related tasks.
for programs that allow manipulation, categorization and all other interactions with photographs.
when asking for software related to an Integrated Development Environment.
if you're looking for a library or program written in C, or software that consumes or produces C source code.
Recommendations for applications, extensions, and plugins related to Mozilla's Firefox web browser.
Software to aid in the editing and post-processing of video.
A software development framework developed by Microsoft that runs primarily on the Microsoft Windows family of operating systems with support on Linux through Mono.
A Content Management System (CMS) is a platform used to build websites that are easily edited by multiple users.
When seeking recommendations for software that interacts with the World Wide Web. This is not for seeking recommendations for web sites.
For recommendations for software to be used as a programmer. Please consider adding a more specific tag such as [library], [api], [ide] and the programming language you're using.
Monitoring is the act of looking on the processes or systems for performance, supervision and surveillance.
Taking written notes. Notes can include free-form text, sketches, and lists.
when seeking software recommendations to relay instant text messages over the Internet, either between individual or to a private or public group.
Software that creates and/or interacts with graphs
Software that uses, manipulates, or creates a three-dimensional space.
when asking for software that needs to run on multiple platforms.
A collection of common functions, that enable the programmer in a consistent way, to have common tasks handled automatically. Combine with a language tag.
if you require the software to support encryption.
File synchronization covers the synchronization of files between two devices or between a device and server or cloud service.
Requests for applications or tools for the efficient use and control of the time in specific tasks or activities with the purpose of raising productivity
Software to display, search, or otherwise process geographical maps
Software to display days, weeks, months, years, and the like. Most let you interact with the calendar to show appointments or similar information.
Structured Query Language - a language designed for interacting with databases.
A "web service" is a software system designed to support interoperable machine-to-machine interaction over the World Wide Web.
when seeking software recommendations that relate to testing software for bug discovery and removal, application reliability, interface responsiveness, throughput speed, or other developm…
If your question is explicitly for the MySQL database (server or client). Targeting "any" database, rather use the 'database' tag.
Questions relating to optical character recognition (OCR) software.
for software (typically Web apps) running on a server you control
Where teams work together at one task, e.g. the same document or code, the piece of software used must be able handling that. Use this tag if that's a requirement to the software you're looking for.