How Many Words Does the Average Person Know?
How do you stack up against the average human? Hint, it often has to do with your age.
The 4 Different Types of Essays
Get the low-down on the 4 basic essay types—expository, narrative, persuasive and analytical—and when to use them.
Newest Words Added to the Dictionary in 2018
Discover the latest additions to the Oxford English Dictionary, like “mansplain” and “tomoz.”
How Many Words are in a Novel Chapter?
Go behind the curtain on chapter length for fiction and non-fiction genres and novel styles.
Facebook Posts: Why Less is More
Get the low down on why 40 characters or less has the highest engagement rate across sectors in Facebook posts.
How Long Should a Cover Letter Be?
Applying for that dream job? Learn how long your cover letter should be, how to structure it and best practices.
How Many Pages is 1000 Words?
Discover the ins and outs of how word count impacts the number of pages with font size, type, margins and more.
Word Count in Google Docs
Learn how to count characters, words and pages in Google Docs with step-by-step instructions for PC, MAC, Android and iOS.
How Many Words per Page?
Find out how to calculate average word per page counts using different font types, sizes, margins and spacing.
Word Count in Microsoft Word
Easy to follow step-by-step instructions for finding the character, word and page counts in your Word doc.
How Many Words are in a Novel?
Get the dirt on how many words a typical novel contains, segmented by fiction, non-fiction and, of course, genre.
How Many Words are in Harry Potter?
Well, it's a lot (which, if you've read the series, comes as no surprise). Read on to find out how many.
How Many Words are in the English Language?
Get the scoop on how many English words there are, and how many the average person knows.
How Many Words are in the Bible?
Learn about how the different versions of the Bible stack up, which has the most words and why.