How many characters?

Social media often restricts the number of characters that can be added to a post, update or profile.

If you’re a company using these digital tools, you need to be able to create biographies, profiles and more in very sort sentences.

Facebook Ads
Title – 25 characters
Body text – 135 characters

Professional Headline – 120 characters
Your Profile – 1895 characters
Status updates – 141 characters

Bio – 160 characters
Name – 15 characters


  • Set up a digital tools doc with all the messages you want to communicate
  • Edit down to the relevant character / word counts
  • Spell check and count the number of words
  • Use the same bio in all your profiles

Bookmark and Share