Originally Posted by shmani
so what is a "sticky" then anyway. you never explained and of course it is obvious to my little title that I am new and don't know these things.
"sticky" is just a post that stays at the top of that forum. The regular posts are in order by latest posting date -- and the sticky ones stay at the top even if nobody posts in it for a while. Just a way to keep important info or FAQ at the top for everybody.