Friday Phrase

Intermediate level

Do numbers

Episode 191101 / 01 Nov 2019

DO NUMBERS

If a social media post is 'doing numbers', it means that lots of people like it, share it or comment on it. Another way to say this is the post is receiving high engagement.

Example Sentences

  • I never expected my videos to be successful but after a year of posting, they're doing numbers!
  • If my channel does numbers, I'll quit my job and focus on social media.
  • My posts haven't done numbers recently – I might have to change my content.
  • Your videos are doing numbers on YouTube. What's your secret?

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