Easily Count Letters and Characters on Any Website with Helperbird

Easily track various text metrics on any website or PDF with Helperbird's extension. With just two clicks, get a comprehensive analysis including unique word count, shortest words, estimated reading time, and more.

Text Statistics features


Streamline your writing process with Helperbird's powerful browser extension.

Find the number of letters, characters, and more on any website with just two clicks, saving you time and effort.


There are several benefits of knowing the number of characters and letters in your writing with the Helperbird feature:

Optimize your writing

It can help you to optimize your writing for specific platforms or requirements, such as social media posts, email subject lines, or SMS messages that have character limits.

Keeping track of your progress

It can help you to keep track of your progress as you write, and make sure that you're meeting your desired word count or character count.

It can help you to identify and eliminate unnecessary words or phrases, making your writing more concise and clear.

Overall, Helperbird's feature can be a useful tool for writers, editors, and content creators, as it can help them to improve the quality and effectiveness of their writing.


  • Find the amount of characters in the selected text.
  • Find the amount of words in the selected text.
  • More coming.

Is this a Free Helperbird feature?

This is a premium feature. You can try it for free for 3 days. After that, you can choose to continue using it for $4.99/month or $49.99/year.

Screenshot of a Google Docs document titled 'Untitled document'. Within the document, there's partial text stating 'Hello everyone my nam'. Beneath the incomplete sentence, there's a word prediction tool suggesting completions like 'name', 'names', 'named', etc. On the right side, the Helperbird extension is active, displaying several features. There's a bright pink 'Helperbird note' that quotes Chef Gusteau from Ratatouille, saying, 'Your only limit is your soul. What I say is true—anyone can cook ... but only the fearless can be great.' Other visible Helperbird tools include 'Voice typing', 'Sticky note', 'Word Prediction', and 'Highlighter'.

Annotations & Sticky Notes

Transform your research and workflow with Helperbird's Annotations & Sticky Notes feature. Effortlessly highlight, annotate, and leave comments on any website or PDF. Choose from a variety of colors and sizes, and organize your notes seamlessly. Save to the cloud and export in multiple formats, all while using our robust search functionality.

Line, Letter, and Word Spacing

Effortlessly fine-tune the spacing of lines, letters, and words on any website or PDF. Enhance readability and tailor your online reading experience with Helperbird.

Show Alt & Image Descriptions

Streamline your web browsing by showing image and link descriptions on mouse over with Helperbird on any website or PDF. Gain quick insights into content by hovering over images and links.

5 out of 5 stars

“After using Helperbird I can't say enough positive things about it. This extension has truly transformed my online reading experience. Whether it's adjusting font sizes, reducing eye strain with the gray filter, or using the dyslexia-friendly fonts, Helperbird offers a range of features that cater to individual preferences and needs. The customizable color options and text alignment have also been incredibly helpful for personalizing my browsing. And the speed reading feature? It's a game-changer! Overall, Helperbird is a versatile, user-friendly tool that enhances accessibility and makes online reading a breeze. Highly recommended!”

Charlie Nishelle Calkins, recognized for her contributions to Helperbird
Charlie Nishelle Calkins
Helperbird Pro user