Sort An Array By Element Length In Javascript

Posted by Weston Ganger on December 31, 2015

I had a string array that I wanted to sort based on word length.

Here’s a simple example using Array’s sort function.

var my_array = ['my','super','awesome','list','of','strings'];

  return a.length - b.length; //ASC, For Descending order use: b - a

// => ['my','of','list','super','awesome','strings']

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