Word counter

The best online tool to quickly count the number of words and characters in a text

Online Word Counter

Online Word Counter is a free online tool to quickly count words and characters in given text. Just enter your text in the textarea and we will calculate the (unique) number of words and characters (with and without spaces) for you.

Enjoy our free online word counter!

Words and characters Counter

Amount of words: 0

Amount of unique words: 0

Amount of characters: 0

Amount of characters without spaces: 0

Amount of paragraphs: 0

What is a Word Counter?

Word Counter is a free online tool to quickly count words and characters in given text.

Did you ever need to count the number of words in a text? Doing this manually will take a lot of time and is very error sensitive. With our online word counter tool we can quickly and real-time calculate the number of words and characters for you in a text.

Why using a word counter?

There are a lot of use cases to use a word counter. Our tool is used by:

  • Teachers to count words in an essay, to see if a student followed the guidelines of the assignment.
  • Text writers to count words in a text they have to deliver to clients.
  • Marketeers for social media and SEO purposes.

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About Word Counter

Word counter tool is counting the number of words and characters for a given text. It's free to use and can be used as many times as you want. Below you can find some question about the app:

Frequently asked questions

How many text can I enter? Is there a word count limit?

You can enter an unlimited amount of text in our online Word Counter tool and there is no limit. We tested text with more then 1 million words in it. The browser can become a little slow with a huge amount of text.

What is a word?

A word can contain one or more letters and is separated by spaces or/and newlines.

Can I see the unique number of words?

Yes, we will show you the amount of words, unique words, characters, unique characters and paragraphs.

What is a paragraph?

A paragraph is defined by one or multiple newlines between text.

Is word counter FREE?

Yes, it's 100% free like all of our tools.

Do you have a Word Count app?

Sorry, we don't have a mobile app, but our website is 100% mobile friendly.

Do you have an ad free word counter?

Sorry, advertisements ensure that this website can be used 100% FREE.

Are you saving the text that I enter?

No, we never store any of the text, words or characters that you enter in our Word Count tool.

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