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Unread 01-22-2016, 01:35 PM   #1321
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What is a stickie? I see that on a lot of thread titles.
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Unread 01-22-2016, 04:38 PM   #1322
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Here's my take on it - someone else may have a different idea.

When a thread says "Stickie" it is usually something that has general interest for a lot of people, and is ongoing. When it is a "Stickie" it says open at the top of the forum and available for people to read and post to.

Some I can think of are tools, like the Cuttlebug, or the ATG tape gun. People who are new still have questions and comments about those kinds of things, so the thread is made a Stickie (I think the mods make the decision about that.)

Normally, threads move up in the forum when people post to them, and go down when they don't have posts and people lose interest. The Stickie threads remain at the top.
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Unread 01-22-2016, 11:45 PM   #1323
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That's exactly it, Bugga. Also generally the current week's challenge in the various challenge threads is a sticky...and the weekly favourites threads too (that's usually some time on Sunday, so a few hours after they are posted).
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Unread 01-23-2016, 05:09 PM   #1324
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Think of it as a sticky note stuck at the top of the list.
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Unread 06-05-2016, 08:01 PM   #1325
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You have no idea how helpful.this post has been.
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Unread 08-30-2016, 08:26 PM   #1326
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Now I've always read that BUMP was an acronym for:
BRING
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Then again, YMMV! (Your mileage may vary)!
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Unread 09-01-2016, 12:23 PM   #1327
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LOL! But what if you type "bump" to keep the thread visible? Is it the thread you want visible or the post that says bump? ; )
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Unread 09-02-2016, 09:53 AM   #1328
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LOL! But what if you type "bump" to keep the thread visible? Is it the thread you want visible or the post that says bump? ; )
The entire thread is brought up to the top of its forum.
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Unread 09-02-2016, 09:56 AM   #1329
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The entire thread is brought up to the top of its forum.
YupI know. ! I was just teasing about bump meaning something else to some people. Just being dumb, not unusual.
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