What does the little number after my name mean?

United States
December 30, 2006 2:06pm CST
Maybe this is a stupid question, but I am new to mylot. It is an interesting site and fast becoming an obsession. I haven't figured it out yet though, what does the number after my name mean?
4 responses
@estherlou (5017)
• United States
30 Dec 06
cross eyes - cross eyes
It means you have answered 7 posts or discussions. You were 6 a minute ago. You must be online right now. That's also how you can tell the newbies from the oldies..by how many numbers are behind their names. Have fun! It's addictive in here! You'll get cross eyed! LOL
@estherlou (5017)
• United States
30 Dec 06
oops...look like I posted twice! Sorry!
• United States
30 Dec 06
Thank you for the reply! Now, I've got it... It's kind of like ebay. How much feedback I have, in essence. Wow, some people have posted like crazy! You too! How do you come up with that many interesting topics?
@jennifer611 (2502)
• United States
30 Dec 06
It is how many posts or replies you have done.. once you reach 500 you can reply with pictures and stuff.. if you look around the site a little I am sure you can learn alot.
@estherlou (5017)
• United States
30 Dec 06
That means you've answered 6 discussions, or posted 6 discussions...anyway...you've gotten credit for 6 postings. That's how you can tell the newbies from the oldies...by how many numbers are after their name! Have fun! It's addictive in here! You'll type until your eyes go cross eyed! LOL
• Sri Lanka
30 Dec 06
it´s how much u have post if I have get it right ;)