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This is used to count the number of words in a variable.

Example 5.7. count_words


$smarty->assign('articleTitle', 'Dealers Will Hear Car Talk at Noon.');



Where template is:



This will output:

Dealers Will Hear Car Talk at Noon.


See also count_characters, count_paragraphs and count_sentences.