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Ticket Information - ID: #914

ID:Category:SeverityReproducibilityDate SubmittedUpdated By:
0000914Feature RequestnormalN/A12/07/17 04:35PMlozertuser
Assigned to:geltas
View StatusPublic
Target Version:N/A
Summary:Feature request: tag redirection
Description:Make main tags cover similar tags to avoid a "nobody is there but us chickens" error.

Example: "Ass" covers "butt" & "buttocks", which makes writing "butt" show pictures tagged with the "ass" tag.
Additional Info:
Asashio-sama replied at 2017-12-09 14:27:46
Huh, sounds like tag aliases (if that was what you meant, anyway). Thankfully, that exists already! Here:
Tag aliases are usually used to help consolidate pictures from multiple tags (that cover the same thing) into larger, more general tags for easier searching and less confusion. Some examples:

Differing wording for similar terms/ items: thigh_highs -> thighhighs / dickgirl -> futanari
Typos and misspellings: bukake -> bukkake / onepiece -> one_piece
Slang words: dick -> penis / boobs -> breasts
Nearly identical tags: side_tie_bikini -> side-tie_bikini

You're also free to make a tag alias request if you want.

JSpark replied at 2017-12-09 20:08:57
Didn't know this was its name and didn't know it exists.
Thanks for the news. While I'm at it, can you tell me which features should I be aware of on Gelbooru?

lozertuser replied at 2017-12-11 18:57:22
Feature request for feature that already exists.