How To Limit Number Of Characters In Textarea Using jQuery

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In this tutorial we will explain, How to Limit Number of Characters in Textarea using jQuery like twitter or YouTube that count number of characters in textarea & show the number to exceed the limit of the textarea using simple jQuery.

First we will create simple textarea form from where user will enter the content:

To stop drag and drop in textarea, simply set onDrop=”return false;”.

Now we will write the jQuery code in our script file


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