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How to count the number of tags?

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Hi!

New to Airtables. I have a table with each row containing a variable number of tags (see image).
Screenshot 2021-10-14 at 13.12.01

I’d like to count the overall number of tags, so I can see
Dog: 2
Cat: 2

Is there a way to do this?

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Welcome to the Airtable community!

I recommend converting the multi-select field to a linked record field that links to a new table. Then that new table, add a count field.

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Welcome to the Airtable community!

I recommend converting the multi-select field to a linked record field that links to a new table. Then that new table, add a count field.

Yes that works! Thank you Kuovonne :pray: