Character Counter & Word Count Tool
Use this free tool to calculate online the number of characters in words in a selection of text. In SEO sometimes it is useful in determining how many characters you have in a page title, meta description or link.
- Number of Characters In A Title For Google – I would stick to about 55-59 Characters Max For Display but there is NO BEST PRACTICE – it depends on PIXELS in 2012 – Note also Google seems to read and index more than 70 characters in a title.
- Number Of Characters In A Meta Description – Keep meta description lengths to about 156 Characters although Google now shows longer descriptions for longer queries.