Do Keywords count in abstract word count?

TIP: Journals often set a maximum word count for Abstracts, often 250 words, and no citations. This is to ensure that the full Abstract appears in indexing services. Keywords are a tool to help indexers and search engines find relevant papers. … However, to be effective, Keywords must be chosen carefully.

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