If you’re using a WordPress theme that has yet to be updated to incorporate the newest features in WordPress 2.7 chances are, you don’t have support for sticky posts. Quick Online Tips solves this problem by providing a quick tutorial which explains how to add this feature to your theme instead of ditching it altogether.
Sticky posts are a great way to feature content for a prolonged period of time. You can also use sticky posts to highlight breaking news or special alerts. Just about every theme which supports WordPress 2.7 should have this feature in it.