A topic that people are concerned about, a subject for debate, or something that is in dispute. For example, Covid-19 has been an issue for everyone because it has stopped school classes and impacted jobs and families.
A specific problem, concern, or controversy: The government’s handling of the economy is an issue that many people are worried about.
Something that is distributed, printed, or published; a number of something issued at one time, such as stamps or coins. Also, a number of copies of a periodical or book: the latest issue of a magazine.
An article in a newspaper or other publication that deals with a particular current event, controversy, or problem. It often includes information and opinion from experts on the subject and may be controversial. For example, a newspaper might write about the problems of global climate change or how to save money.
When writing an issue-oriented article, make sure that your angle is clear and that you are addressing the subject from the right perspective. A common mistake is to focus on a topic that is too broad, which will result in a long article with little reader interest.
Use GitLab issues to collaborate with your team and outside collaborators on ideas or problems. Whether they are feature proposals, questions about how to do something, or support requests, issues help you manage and organize these discussions. You can even set up workflows to automatically create an issue for each new proposal that you receive.