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Word counter

This tool allows you to count words.

Copy and paste your text, drag and drop a text file, upload a text file or directly type in the editor below and find out how many words and characters it contains.


Keyword Density

User guide

You must only copy and paste your text in the editor, or drag and drop a text file. The tool will automatically calculate the number of words in your text, as well as the number of characters.

About online word counter

This utility is a useful tool for anyone who needs to keep a count of their characters and words (with or without white spaces).

For example students have to write articles with specific word counts, otherwise they may have a bad rating.

It can also be of great help for bloggers, often texts should be a minimum of 300 or 400 words (to optimize for SEO in order to improve natural referencing).

This tool is also useful to assess your words per minute typing rate (do you know Penelope?), to see if you are fast enough.

The Keyword Density allows to know the most used words in the text, it can be useful to analyze a text of a competing site. It allows to find the words put forward in the text.

We are looking to improve this tool. If you have suggestions, please use the "contact us" link at the top of this page.

You can report a bug or give feedback by adding a comment (below) or by clicking "Contact us" link (at the top right hand corner of the page).


The tools are provided "as is", without warranty of any kind, either express or implied.