@pitaj That makes sense.
Thank you, I think that answers my question.
v0.4.0 will also contain a nifty little feature that will show which users are currently replying to a topic, in addition to already showing who is viewing the topic.
For the designers here, the icon is defined as a FontAwesome glyph in the vanilla CSS. By default it is not styled, and shows only a keyboard next to the name.