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Welcome to The Machine

The Machine analyzes word frequency in your text. The Machine works hard to protect your content. It never communicates with any server while working for you. Period. A few key concepts:
  • Word exclusion list -- These are words that won't be counted. The Machine has a few it already knows about and you can add your own.
  • Word count limit -- The Machine will only report on words that appear at least this many times.
  • Hotspots -- Anytime the Machine finds a word used more than 3 times in a small section of text it will let you know. Please note that if you mouse over the hotspot numbers a tooltip will popup showing word count locations for each occurrence.
This tool is licensed under the terms of the MIT license (fine print at bottom).
Configure The Machine
Word count limit:  

     Exclude articles?
     Exclude pronouns?
     Exclude conjunctions?
     Exclude simple prepositions?
     Exclude to be verbs?

Also ignore these words:

Feed The Machine
Slap your content in here:



The MIT License

Copyright (c) 2014 JD Kaplan

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions: The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software. the software is provided "as is", without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and noninfringement. in no event shall the authors or copyright holders be liable for any claim, damages or other liability, whether in an action of contract, tort or otherwise, arising from, out of or in connection with the software or the use or other dealings in the software.