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post #1 of 5 Old 02-01-2007, 09:35 PM Thread Starter
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bump?

new to this online forum thing..

what does "bump" mean?
or BTT?
why is a reply made with nothing but a "bump" in it. does it bring it to the top of the list?

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post #2 of 5 Old 02-01-2007, 10:09 PM
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Yeah, threads with the most recent posts get "bumped" to the top.
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post #3 of 5 Old 02-02-2007, 12:25 AM
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BTT means Back To the Top, same as bump. Some folks want a post to be at the top of the index page so that it's more likely to be seen, so they'll just type "bump" or "BTT" and nothing else in a reply, moving that thread up. You'll see this frequently in For Sale forums, although it's generally considered bad form to bump your own thread more than 1-2 times a day.

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post #4 of 5 Old 02-02-2007, 10:00 AM
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Peronsally dont think you should bump stuff more than once a day. On top of that, I say one should wait until it's off the first page.

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post #5 of 5 Old 02-06-2007, 02:04 PM
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what does "bump" mean?
it means you should (1) be more discriminating in selecting your mates and (2) wear a condom

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