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.
for software (typically Web apps) running on a server you control
Git is an open source distributed version control system originally designed and written by Linus Torvalds.
If your question is explicitly for the MySQL database (server or client). Targeting "any" database, rather use the 'database' tag.
to be used for questions asking for recommendations for proper document management systems (DMS).
Questions relating to optical character recognition (OCR) software.
Software to assist with productivity.
For software (plugins etc.) that needs to work with WordPress, the PHP-based content management system.
Visually representing any concept, emotion, or item. Drawings can be generated by humans, animals, or computers.
Stream of debugging-information from a program, usually with timestamp and other meta information. Use when you want to analyze, display or otherwise interact with log files / streams.
Generic software that displays multimedia content. Combine with "video", "audio" or other appropriate tag that makes clear what media you want to play.
A cloud service is an attribute of a tool (most likely a web-app) that allows interacting with a service (e.G. storage, calculation etc.) that is hosted on external machines.
Software related to processing text in any way, e.g. formatting, filtering, searching and replacing, etc.
For recommendations for software that interoperates with the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet software.
Software for recording screen and audio activity on your computer, such as recording software demonstrations and game play in games.
when asking for recommendations concerning remote access software and remote access clients.
An iOS app specifically for iPhones.
Software required for a computer to enable it for delivering content from a private or public website.
where interaction with mobile devices plays a central role (e.g. Making calls, checking messages, displaying content)
For questions asking for game recommendations meeting specific criteria.
when asking for image editing software. When asking questions using this tag ensure that you include information relating to the formats you want support for and the key features you requ…
Software that interacts with or provides a viewer for PDF documents
if you're looking for either an application which can or should store its data in the cloud or if you're looking for a server-side software providing cloud-based storage.
Software to design, create, or test user interfaces.
graphical representation of data. Charts can help you visualize vast amounts of data in a way that is easily understood.
When markdown is a feature requirement when seeking a recommendation.
Simulation refers to software packages which model the outcomes of systems (discrete or continuous) with defined inputs, often useful when the intermediate states are non-deterministic or so complicat…
when seeking recommendations for email clients. An email client is any program used to view email.
Software used to create or modify diagrams.
when asking for software that monitors network traffic, intrusions and connection stability (amongst others).
Software that protects the user's private information from unwanted interrogation from others.
Software that does not require a fixed installation on a dedicated machine. For cross-platform software, please use the [cross-platform] tag.
Software used to view images.