TextCount jQuery plugin to create Textarea like Twitter, and input support, no more options, easy to use, just 1 line of jquery code.

How To Create Textarea Like Twitter

Very easy, using TextCount plugin, we will create textarea like twitter, and input support.

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TextCount Installation

Include jQuery before TextCount plugin, for example:

<script type="text/javascript" src="jquery-1.12.1.min.js"></script>
<script type="text/javascript" src="textcount.jquery.js"></script>

TextCount Usage

Textarea example:

<script type="text/javascript">
        jQuery("#textarea").TextCount( { countWrap: "#textarea-count", limitNumber: 140, disablePaste: 1 } );

<p><span id="textarea-count"></span> Remaining characters</p>
<textarea id="textarea"></textarea>

Input example:

<script type="text/javascript">
        jQuery("#input").TextCount( { countWrap: "#input-count", limitNumber: 30, disablePaste: 1 } );

<p><span id="input-count"></span> Remaining characters</p>
<input id="input" type="text" value="">

TextCount Options

countWrap: Enter CSS selector for count wrap, for example "#my-count-wrap", default is 0 (required option)

limitNumber: Enter number of maximum characters, for example 30, default is 140 (optional option)

disablePaste: This option to disable paste text, default is 1, 1 = disable paste, to enable paste text, enter value 0 (optional option)