What are tags??

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@ichampin (593)
India
January 6, 2007 1:21pm CST
When we respond to a discussion there is a page with a feild tags what are those, why they are useful??
4 responses
@asadahsan (723)
• Pakistan
6 Jan 07
well my dear tags are a searching tools in mylot and in with tags you can find any topic which you find and it make it easier
@ichampin (593)
• India
7 Jan 07
ok...I got it
@rapolu_cs (1184)
• India
6 Jan 07
I too not have no idea about the same ....can any one help me also plz ?
@ichampin (593)
• India
6 Jan 07
well you can just have a look over the discussion you would be able to understand it...ok !!
@smbilalshah (1316)
• Pakistan
6 Jan 07
yes they r useful for organizing ur posts so that when any1 types any topic they will be able to find it if u tagged it so u r supposed to tag it with some relevant word but i dont do it ususally i think its a waste ot time
@ichampin (593)
• India
6 Jan 07
and if i put a unrelated tag like if there is discussion related to Mylot and I put a tag of Orkut into it, then discussion would go into orkut cateogory ??
@jenbatres (800)
• United States
6 Jan 07
THey help to organize and it also makes it easier to find the posts again.
@rapolu_cs (1184)
• India
6 Jan 07
ur answer is good but r u still on line now then can we both chat ?