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What does bump mean?

When I am reading a post sometimes someone will write bump and that is all. What does that mean?

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Honiepye

Asked by Honiepye at 3:03 PM on Oct. 6, 2008 in About CafeMom

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  • it means they're bumping the post up to the first page/ top of the list of posts.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:06 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • Posts end up sliding down away from the top of the page if there are no replies. So people "bump" them to the top by adding a reply.
    SamanthaAgain

    Answer by SamanthaAgain at 3:07 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • Hi Honiepye,

    When you view a group's forum, posts are listed in the order of when the last reply was added.

    When someone posts "bump" in a reply to a post, they are bringing the whole thread to the top of the group so more people will see it.

    ^The CafeMom Admin Team
    CafeMom Admin

    Answer by CafeMom Admin at 12:19 PM on Nov. 3, 2008

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