RegEx for truncating & trimming
I’m always a bit excited after writing a fairly succinct-yet-powerful regular expression, so I thought I’d take a short break from the WebGL topics for this tidbit:
This magical regex will trim & truncate text down to 20 characters without breaking apart the last word. Need a different number of characters? Just change the “20″ to whatever you need.
A link to some search/replace inside excel: – in terms of truncating string after the URL