Text Analysis

Type or copy and paste the contents of your article into the text area below to view its readability score as well as the top 10 keywords, a sentiment analysis, and a list of topics that pertain to the article.

This tool is for quick and simple analysis of a single article or press release. For large-scale content analysis, reporting, and strategy recomendations contact marketing analytics.


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    Top 10 Keywords

    In the Flesch Kincaid Reading Ease test, higher scores indicate material that is easier to read; lower numbers mark passages that are more difficult to read. Reader's Digest magazine has a readability index of about 65, Time magazine scores about 52, an average 6th grade student's (a 12-year-old) written assignment has a readability index of 60–70 (and a reading grade level of 6–7), and the Harvard Law Review has a general readability score in the low 30's.

    The U.S. Department of Defense uses the Reading Ease test as the standard test of readability for its documents and forms. Florida requires that life insurance policies have a Flesch Reading Ease score of 45 or greater.

    Score Notes
    90.0–100.0 easily understood by an average 11-year-old student
    60.0–70.0 easily understood by 13- to 15-year-old students
    0.0–30.0 best understood by university graduates

    This tool also allows you to measure the average grade level of text using common scoring systems, including:

    • Flesch Kincaid Grade Level
    • Gunning Fog Score
    • Coleman Liau Index
    • SMOG Index
    • Automated Reability Index
    • Dale-Chall Readability Score
    • Spache Readability Score