In this tutorial, learn how to count string characters length using jQuery. The short answer is: Use jQuery
.length property to find the number of characters in a string. Get characters length and display on alert message or display on your page.
The length of the string can be easily found with the jQuery methods. Calculate the length of the string and add or display it to your website pages. You may also like to read how to show/hide image on anchor link hover using jQuery and CSS.
How to Count String Characters Length Using jQuery
To count string characters length using jQuery, you also need to get a string using jQuery text(). It finds the text in a string and you can store it to any variable.
In addition to this, you also need to use the
.length property of jQuery. The property finds the length of the string or number words in a string.
var myVar = $('.myString').text();
var myCount = myVar.length;
<p class="myString">This is my string.</p>
<button class="btn btn-primary" id="mybtnCount">Get Text Count</button>
This is my string.
The above example contains the string and the button to get the length of the string. Count string characters length on click of the button using jQuery. Click the above button to get the string length in the alert message.
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Also tell me, which method are you using to find the number of characters in a string.