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Single tag wiki - Multiple games

In general, a tag should not refer to two separate games, especially if those games are completely unrelated. So, an edit that makes a single tag refer to two different games is incorrect, and if such ...
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Should you edit answers to contain the [mtg:Card name] link instead of a direct link to the gatherer?

It's okay to do mass editing projects as long as you do it carefully: Make sure your plan is clearly an improvement before you start. Don't bump more than a few (let's say 3) to the front page at any ...
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Can I make a substantial content edit to an answer in these circumstances?

In general, when editing another user's post, it is not OK to substantially change the meaning of that post. The network-wide policy regarding outdated answers is that you can edit an outdated answer ...
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Should you edit answers to contain the [mtg:Card name] link instead of a direct link to the gatherer?

No, you shouldn't edit all the older posts that are using different links to the cards as that is a trivial edit and would unnecessarily bump the post to the front page. If you run across a link ...
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What happened in this edit log?

TG's edit description explains that he is rebranding. Common rebranding tactics include leaving the old website up for 72 hours or longer (so that the bots have time to fetch your new site). After ...
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How do I correct a misspelled tag?

You have enough reputation to edit the tags of the question and make sure the tag is spelled correctly. If a tag isn't used on any question, it's automatically deleted after 24 hours. See How can we ...
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Drastically edited question

I think that the question should stay in its current edited state, and that it should be reopened. That question was closed as "unclear what you're asking", so it is reasonable to assume that edits ...
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Sugested edit was a rollback

I think that was an honest accident resulting from an edit collision, without being an attempt to roll back. Revision 2 was made by me at 09:34:27Z. That edit was submitted at 09:34:33Z — a ...
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Should you edit answers to contain the [mtg:Card name] link instead of a direct link to the gatherer?

No. Use [mtg] to save time while posting, not to create more work after the fact. Look at the difference between [mtg] and "hard-coded" Gatherer URLs. From a reader-facing perspective, they're ...
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Single tag wiki - Multiple games

In a case like this where a tag is edited to add a second game, or if another game has a better claim to the tag the following steps should be done to solve the issue. In the case of a tag edit it ...
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