extension ExtPose

Word Count (delisted)

Description from extension meta

Counts words in selections.

Image from store Word Count
Description from store A browser extension for viewing the number of words in text selections. Click extension button to activate, then the count appears in the top-right corner of the browser window. NOTE: Tabs must be reloaded after installing for the extension to work. • Select text (with mouse or keyboard) to see the number of words • Quickly view the number of words on an entire page using keyboard shortcut (OS X: CMD-a, Windows: CTRL-a) • Click the extension button to activate/deactivate Words are counted by splitting selected text on whitespace and considering resulting groups of characters to be words if they contain at least one "alphanumeric" character. See also: Character Count: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/character-count/bpjdkinahbalcimnlaijodhiigpfkmjf

Latest reviews

  • (2020-03-17) Human13: Didn't work on PC
  • (2020-03-04) Alexandru Ion: its not working anymore, neither the character count by the same developer.
  • (2019-11-01) Mendel J: Perfect. No right click needed
  • (2019-08-30) ДНК Строитель: Не работает с русским языком.
  • (2019-05-18) Connie Wildermuth: Didn't work.
  • (2019-04-15) Nadezda Ershova: does not work in PDFs
  • (2019-02-24) My favourite word count extension. Many others you have to copy and paste or right click, but this one all you need to do is highlight and I love it. I use it all the time! Highly recommend!
  • (2019-01-07) Arif Billah: It was perfect, accurate, and SUPER SIMPLE.
  • (2017-11-20) James Seaman: So many other word count tool are overly complex. The beauty of this addon is its simplicity and accuracy. Well done.
  • (2016-12-06) Tana Sulaiman: Simple and quick.


746 history
3.6923 (13 votes)
Last update / version
2017-04-27 / 1.3.0
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