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Character Count

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Character count is the number of characters that you have typed into a document or text box. This includes letters, numbers, spaces, and punctuation. It is used to track the length of the text to ensure that a document meets the requirements of a specific format.

In social media, the character count is the number of characters that a user can enter into a single post or message. On platforms such as Twitter, which has a limit of 140 characters, users must be concise in order to get their message across. Other platforms such as Facebook have a much higher character limit, giving users more freedom to express themselves. While character count may seem like a small thing, it can actually be quite important in the world of social media.


For example, a tweet on Twitter must be under 140 characters in order to be sent.

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