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.

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Questions about having conversations with other people, and how to achieve certain things when having them. This can be covering (or avoiding) certain topics, starting them, keeping them going or brin…
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For questions about interactions with friends, people with whom you share personal details of your lives and enjoy shared activities.
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For questions about relationships involving a significant other or sexual partner. Not to be used for generic relationships.
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Questions that have a specific focus on people in the United States, or American culture.
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For questions regarding to the avoiding of an imminent conflict, or the general avoiding of a conflict that occurs on a regular basis. Questions regarding ongoing conflicts, or conflicts that are alre…
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awkward for anyone concerned. This tag should be used when awkwardness is the key part of the problem.
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if the question is related to the work environment, such as an issue with your boss, your coworkers, or someone you have authority over.
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For any issues related to family or families. Whether it is the questioners family or someone else's family. Can be used for questions relating to gatherings for families.
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respectful and considerate of other people. To be used when consideration, tact, deference, or courtesy is on the line. For question regarding someone else rudeness, use the "rude…
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a set of rules or customs that control accepted behaviour in particular social groups or social situations.
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For questions with regards to conflicts, such as how to deal with them or how to get involved with one. This tag is typically used for situations where there is already a conflict. If your question co…
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Questions that have a specific focus on people in the United Kingdom or British culture.
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Questions about how best to approach saying "no", or declining requests. Please explain in your question why just saying "no" is not sufficient.
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For questions about interacting with one's coworkers, whether local or remote.
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should be used when boundaries (either yours or someone else's) play a major role in the situation at hand. This could involve questions about how to respect other people's boundaries, how to…
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Questions involving money, either the giving of or or the receiving of it, or how to handle money as a group.
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For questions involving people who have shown a tendency to be stubborn, uncomprehending, or otherwise difficult to communicate with. Use this tag for issues like personality conflicts, not for diffic…
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Questions related to interacting with others online, including via chatroom, social mediea, audio/video chat, or any other method of communicating online. Can also be used for long-distance-relationsh…
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Questions involving someone's mother or father, either biological or legal, and interactions between them or also interactions between yourself and one of them. Can also be used for interactions with …
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For questions about socially mixing up with others, or make someone behave in a way that is acceptable to their society.
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Questions that have a specific focus on people in Germany or German culture.
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For questions pertaining to people who share accommodation, whether a room or a house, but without necessarily being in "a relationship."
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Questions that have a specific focus on people in India, or Indian culture.
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Questions about interacting with people you are not familiar with.
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For questions involving a romantic relationship, whether it is a current, previous or hoped for relationship or involving the romantic relationship of another couple.
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Questions that have a specific focus on people in the European region, more specifically when it is not necessary to use country-specific tags (such as [tag:united-kingdom]).
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pertinent to any party of an encounter. The questioners own rudeness or the questioner being subject to someone else's rudeness or the questioner observing someone bein…
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Questions related to interpersonal skills in a friend group. Use this tag to ask about various skills that are commonly needed in a group of friends.
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For issues that usually occur in public, in public locations or in the public eye. This can include in cafes, shops, or public transport.
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looking for a way achieve their goal. Such as to properly convey certain feelings or to inform someone about a problem.
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Questions that have a specific focus on people in the Netherlands or Dutch culture.
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For past, present or future interaction with neighbours. Use this tag when related to dealing with neighbours, and setting boundaries or cordial relationship.
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For questions relating to or asked by people on the autism spectrum.
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for questions about making requests to other people, be it about information, a favor, or to preform a task. Don't use this tag for requests towards to Interpersonal Skills site itself. Po…
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for questions looking to identify interpersonal skills which can help another person with interpersonal issues. Questions must have a clear and specific goal!
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For questions related to creating, maintaining or breaking friendships.