Word and character counter tool

By using this word count tool you can find how many words and letters in the text. It also calculates the word density or frequency for SEO purpose, once it can find the frequency count of keywords in absolute values or in percent. Another use for this free word counter is to limit the number of words when you are writing an essay limited to say 400 to 450 words. This word counter has a very large capacity. You can past a million (or perhaps much more) words text here and it will work fine. You can paste the contents of a word document, a pdf file, an HTML page or any text file.

Word and Character Counter

Type or paste any text here:

Exclude common words from the "Word Density Result"


Word Count: 0
Letters (a-z, A-Z plus spaces): 0
Letters (a-z, A-Z no spaces): 0
Character count (including trails): 0
Character count (excluding trails): 0
Character count (no spaces): 0

Word Density:

Typical Character Limits

  • Web page title (meta tag): 55-59
  • Web page description (meta tag): between 50 and 300 characters
  • Tweet: 140
  • SMS: 160

Some common words that may be excluded:

a, all, also, an, and, are, as, at, be, before, but, by, for, from, had, have, he, her, him, his, I, in, is, it, me, my, no, not, of, one, our, out, shall, so, that, the, their, them, there, they, this, to, up, us, was, we, when ...