EEL Helper to estimate reading time of a document

1.0.0 2018-02-13 18:20 UTC

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This package calculate a estimated reading time for the given document.


composer require ttree/eel-estimatedreadingtime


The package provide a service an EEL Helper and a Fusion prototype.

You can use the EEL Helper, if you have the content string in variable content, like this:


The method get accept an addtionnal parmater, the reading speed, expresed in words per minute. By default this value is 200. You can change the value in your Settings.yaml or in the expression:

${EstimatedReadingTime.get(content, 240)}

The Fusion prototype use the ContentCollection prototype provided by Neos, to render the content at the given path:

prototype(You.Site:ReadingTimeLabel) < prototype(Neos.Fusion:Value)
	readingTime = Ttree.Eel.EstimatedReadingTime:Get {
		nodePath = 'main'
	value = ${'Read the article (' + this.readingTime + ' min.)'}

For a correct estimate, the document node must be available in the node context variable.


Development sponsored by ttree ltd - neos solution provider.

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Licensed under MIT, see LICENSE