This extension counts the number of characters and words of selected text on-the-fly.
This extension counts the number of characters, characters without spaces and words of selected text on the fly. All you have to do is to select the text and look at the icon to see the character count. You can see both count values by either right-clicking the selected text or by hovering the extension badge. You can also choose which type of count you want to see by default in the red square from extension options page.
1.0.9: Fixed word count bug.
1.0.8: Added non-space character count in context menu and on mouse hovering over extension icon, and option to set as default.
1.0.6: Added options page with option to change the badge default counter type.
1.0.5: Character and word count is available in context menu (right click).
1.0.4: A word count of the selected text also available, by hovering with the mouse over the extension icon.
1.0.1 - 1.0.3: Initial build.