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what does it mean to bump and question?

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peytiebug211

Asked by peytiebug211 at 9:01 PM on Dec. 20, 2010 in About CafeMom

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  • I haven't tried it yet and I'm new to cafe mom so don't quote me but i think its a way to show support (or if your familiar with facebook "like") a comment
    newmommy10.5.10

    Answer by newmommy10.5.10 at 9:04 PM on Dec. 20, 2010

  • ooooo okay that makes a lot of sense...thank u
    peytiebug211

    Comment by peytiebug211 (original poster) at 9:06 PM on Dec. 20, 2010

  • it bumps it to the top
    courtneycra

    Answer by courtneycra at 9:22 PM on Dec. 20, 2010

  • bumping a question can put it on the recently bumped and/or the most bumped list. Recently bumped questions also show at the bottom of each page and the fifth question in any section. All so that more people will see it. Both the bumper and the bumpee earn points for the bump and there are awards for bumping so many questions and for getting so bumps on an answer.
    Liansmommie

    Answer by Liansmommie at 1:20 AM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • not an answer, on a question. Sorry.
    Liansmommie

    Answer by Liansmommie at 1:21 AM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • It means you don't have an answer so you bump it to the top of the pile.
    HotMama330

    Answer by HotMama330 at 12:18 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • Moves the post up so others can see it and it doesn't get lost in the shuffle of lots of other posts. The like and dislike thumbs are self explanatory (just if you like it or not) it doesn't do anything to the actual post.
    gambilldl

    Answer by gambilldl at 12:56 PM on Dec. 21, 2010

  • In groups, it bumps it up to the top, here in answers, it just means you support the question
    SweetLuci

    Answer by SweetLuci at 6:40 PM on Dec. 23, 2010

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