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    Default Bump?

    I'm new to this forum, am familiar with all the other abbreviations but wat does bump mean?

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    Bring Up My Post

    Ie 'bump' up the post to the top of latest threads so more people can see it.

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    It's just someone bumping their thread up in the new posts order, so it can potentially seen by more people and get more responses

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    It stands for bring up my post. Most people just look at the most recent posts so if someone hasnt replied for a while the post gets lost so if you bump it it goes to the top of the list and people see it

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    Thanks guys =) was confused for quite some time

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    wow I had no idea it was an acronym! I thought it was literally just 'bumping' it up the queue.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BubnBoo View Post
    wow I had no idea it was an acronym! I thought it was literally just 'bumping' it up the queue.
    Me too lol :P


 

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