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tags and terms

Especially when you’re new to the world of fanfiction, all those tags authors use on their stories might sound a little confusing. I decided to put together a list of all the tags and terms I’ve run across so far to help you out if you don’t know what a certain tag is supposed to mean. If I missed out on a tag or term, please let me know in the comments down below so that I can add it to this list! If you’re looking for a specific tag or term, you can press the key combination ctrl + f and then type in your desired word.

Each and every fanfiction can be sorted into a certain genre. Those genres can be the same as for original stories and regular literature, but there are also some that are exclusively used for fanfiction.
action-adventure A fanfiction containing a lot of action and adventure, as the name already states. Stories of this genre could e.g. deal with heroes saving the entire planet from aliens in an epic battle. The main character(s) will have a certain goal which they tr…