Take a look at project and text statistics in Scrivener. You can find out how many words you typed, but also how many pages your work might be if it was published as a paperback novel. You can discover your most and least typed words and so much more.
- [Instructor] How many words have I typed into this…Scrivener project?…To find out I'll click on project and then statistics.…Here you can see an overview of the statistics for the…entire project.…At the top you can review the numbers of words, characters,…paragraphs and sentences.…You can also see other useful stats like average paragraph…length and average sentence length.…We can see how many documents I've created as well…as how many pages this would be if it were to be compiled…as a paperback book and we can see how long it might…take to read.…
I can click on word frequency to find out how many times…I use different words.…As you might expect I tend to use the word the and a…quite a bit, I often find it helpful to review a word…frequency list to find out if I'm overusing a word,…possibly to the point of distraction.…In my corporate work I use this feature frequently to…examine voice of the customer transcripts.…This lets me get a better understanding of the…vocabulary that different industry audiences might use.…
- Navigating the interface
- Creating a new project
- Merging documents
- Keeping track of characters and locations
- Exploring writing tools
- Managing footnotes, comments, and annotations
- Reviewing project and text statistics
- Exporting files
- Compiling as an ebook using presets
- Tips for sharing your work
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1. Navigate Scrivener
2. Plan a New Project
3. Research Your Project
4. Write Your Project
5. Review and Edit Your Project
6. Share Your Work
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