Do you include in text references in word count?

Are in-text citations included in my word count? Yes, they are counted in your word count. However, you reference list and bibliography are not counted in your word count.

How do I exclude text boxes in Word?

This is done by selecting the appendix, clicking on the small triangle in the bottom right corner of the font group on the home tab, then selecting “hidden”. Hidden text is excluded from the word count.

How do I get a word count in Word?

Count the number of words in a part of a document To count the number of words in only part of your document, select the text you want to count. Then on the Tools menu, click Word Count. Just like the Word desktop program, Word for the web counts words while you type.

How do I count paragraphs in Word?

The Word Count dialog box displays the number of pages, paragraphs, and lines in your document, and also the number of characters, either including or excluding spaces. On the Review tab, in the Proofing group, click Word Count.