Do you constantly have trouble with posting to social media sites and keeping within the maximum amount of characters? Having to shorten what you want to say or re-word your sentence all together can be frustrating, 140 characters just never seem to be enough! Many times when we are typing in Twitter or other sites we have to modify what we want to say in order to make our message fit within the restrictions. A word counter is a great resource! There are numerous websites that can help count the characters for you. Check out some of the word counters that G&W find helpful.
Letter Count (This website also gives you the amount of characters allowed for each social media platform)