Editing a question on Movies & TV.SE, which was tagged identify-this-movie (their equivalent of story-identification, I saw this awesome little reminder box pop up automatically, reminding OPs to include relevant information:
It asks for language, country of origin, and approximate year of release.
We frequently find ourselves leaving comments on Story ID questions here on SF&F, asking the OP about format, book cover designs, approximate time the OP read/watched the media in question, etc.
Shouldn't we save ourselves some hassle by adopting a similar tip box for all questions tagged story-identification?
If M&TV did it, it should be relatively easy to follow suit.
SO has a similar feature: