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Based on a reasonable response for Stack Apps, this has now been done. Merged stack-exchange into support (which many of the questions already had) and deleted support from those posts where it didn't apply. These 24 questions were affected:     2332, 2371, 2372, 2373, 3045, 3136, 3408, 4457, 4617, 4699, 4888, 4942,     6155, 6189, ...


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Yes. I would agree that the tag serves no purpose. With only 24 questions, let us lose it.


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At the moment the number of tags allowed on a question is 5. Both client side and server side this limit is now1 enforced at the time of posting. There is no direct limitation to allow 6 or even 7 tags. As a matter of fact, this query shows 1038 questions at the time of posting that have 6 tags. The revision for one occurrence reveals what caused that 6th ...


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No, this information is not exposed via the API (and it's not available in SEDE either). The same question was posted here on Meta Stack Exchange. User @rene found a way to scrape it from the website; see here for his solution. It could be that the rename / new functionality (tag favorites -> tag watching) broke it, I haven't tested it.


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While this isn't possible with the API, it is possible with SEDE, if you allow for up to 7 days of lag. Here is the SEDE Query that lists Tag wiki and excerpts in descending edit date order: select t.id , t.tagname , concat('site://tags/' , tagname , '/info' , '|' , case when w.lasteditdate > e.lasteditdate ...


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