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elephantoverthehill Sun 10-Jul-16 23:34:04

I get the 'bump' stuff on a new thread but I really don't understand it when a thread is well established. Can anyone explain this to me ?

elephantoverthehill Sun 10-Jul-16 23:39:32

Well I will just bump then

HappydaysArehere Mon 11-Jul-16 09:06:23

I don't understand bump. Would love to have it explained.

cozietoesie Mon 11-Jul-16 09:28:07

Bring up my post. wink

MaisieDotes Mon 11-Jul-16 09:29:52

Just to bring it to the top of the list so that more people click on it.

DawnMumsnet (MNHQ) Tue 12-Jul-16 00:28:14

Hi elephant,

What they ^ all said. grin

If a thread hasn't been posted on for a while (even an 'established' thread) it drops down out of the list of Active Conversations and can get forgotten about. So an OP will occasionally post a 'bump' message to bump it back to the top of the list so it'll be seen and (hopefully) posted on again.

Hope that makes sense!

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