Online Word Count Tool
Description: How many times have you had to launch an entire word processor just to find out the number of words a certain headline or paragraph contains? This is a simple online tool to easily determine how many words - and characters - a given chunk of text contains. Simply paste the desired text into the text box below to find out. As you type, the script also updates the word and character count in real time. And when you're ready to copy the edited down text, just click on the "copy to clipboard button" below. Cool!
Paste Your Text Below to Get Word Count:
Use Online Word Count to check the word count of your essays, headlines, or other text where there is a restriction on the number of words you can have. The handy character count feature helps ensure your headlines conforms to Twitter's 140 character limit for tweets, or a page's meta description, which cuts off at 160 characters in most search engines for example.
If you like this script, you might also want to check out Lowercase Converter, an online script for quickly fixing headlines so it's all lowercase or title case etc:
Word Count Tool is a word counter that provides an extensive statistics about the word count, character count, the number of characters without spaces... This tool also reports the number of syllables, monosyllabic words, polysyllabic words, sentences, paragraphs, unique words, short words, long words, ...
This word counter, character counter & syllable counter online tool is the web version of the popular Firefox and Chrome extensions. This handy word counting tool runs in all popular web browsers such as Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Safari, Internet Explorer... This tool is suitable to count words and characters in books, essays, novels, blogs, Twitter, Facebook statuses... This tool allows you to upload files to count words, characters and syllables in different file formats such as Text documents, Word documents, Excel documents, PowerPoint documents, PDF documents...
Word count is a very important metric of a writing. Besides, this tool also includes many other features like readability, keyword density... to maximize your writing productivity. The tool is useful for users who write in blogs, forums, websites, product reviews, office work... It also comes with an auto save feature - text is saved in the browser so that the user can continue to work on it at a later time.
Copy everything inside this box and paste it where you want the word count & character count tool to appear on any website. It automatically fits to any width of placeholder, one example of the embed is available here.
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