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bobmonsour / readingtime.js
Last active Feb 8, 2022
This code can be used as an eleventy filter to create the reading time (in minutes) of a piece of content.
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/*
* Calculate the reading time, in minutes, of a post
*
* Assumptions:
* - average reading time is 240 words per minute
* source: https://bit.ly/3HCogSr, "Most Comprehensive
* Review To Date Finds The Average Person’s Reading
* Speed Is Slower Than Previously Thought"
*
* Output: