Character Count

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By Anjali Daga

updated 3 months ago

Characters are the basic building blocks of writing. Whether you're composing a writing contest entry, a headline, captions or a tweet, sometimes the number of characters you use in your writing is important. 

For Counting characters, we will use LEN() Function.

Here are quick steps: 
1. Create stack.
2. Create 2 columns. One is of text type and another is formula one.
3. Add data is text type column. It can be long text column as well. 
4. In formula column, add formula below

LEN({Name})

5. Example: 

Quick FAQs for Character Count 

1. Do spaces count? 
Yes

2. What about commas and periods?
They are also counted. 

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