Used on internet forums that have a 'Show new replies to your posts' feature. Simple Machines forums have an 'Updated Topics' page, where a user can see topics they have posted in become updated as new replies are posted.
A user may post in a thread simply to receive new replies in the 'Updated Topics' page. However, if someone just posts "PTW", it could be seen as unconstructive and spammy.
user2 - Cool. PTW.
in all their glory. The word acts as a label used in retail to describe the fuckers that ask for a 3 page quote, but never return to buy.
Neil :Thanks for the heads up man, i almost quoted him !
Ryan: That's what friends are for, dude!
Neil: should we kick his ass...?