Difference between revisions of "Post"

From Online Manual

Jump to: navigation, search
(Created page with "A post, often called a message or reply, may be either a reply to a topic or the topics first post (often called the original or opening post). The word “post” is analogous ...")
 
(1 paragraph)
 
(3 intermediate revisions by 3 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
A post, often called a message or reply, may be either a reply to a topic or the topics first post (often called the original or opening post).
+
A post, is a message posted on a board.  It can be a [[topic]] post or a [[reply]] to a topic post.  It is different from a [[personal message]]. You can have up to 4,294,967,296 posts on your forum.
 
+
<noinclude>
The word “post” is analogous to making a note on a physical bulletin board, where you might call the note a "post"Sometimes, the words "topic" or "sticky" may refer only to the first post and not the replies.
+
[[Category:SMF terminology]]
 
+
</noinclude>
Posts are made on the boards and topics within a forum by guests and or members. Posts should not be confused with personal messages.
 
 
 
By default, you are limited to having approximately 4,294,967,296 posts. Realistically it may not be practical or possible for some to reach this limit.
 

Latest revision as of 18:50, 17 January 2014

A post, is a message posted on a board. It can be a topic post or a reply to a topic post. It is different from a personal message. You can have up to 4,294,967,296 posts on your forum.