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Word Clouds

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Word clouds are a nice graphical representation of important words within any kind of text or webpage.

There are various tools available so let’s show some of them.

Wordle at www.wordle.net is a great tool to create a word cloud out of a webpage or a custom text.

This is a nice word cloud done with an RSS feed of Andtek and Wordle:

Another example using the first three chapters of Moses creating a word cloud of the bible:


Example word cloud done with wordle.

Links

Wordle
Pretty cool tool but requires Java – newer browsers might give you an issue.

Word cloud by Jason Davies
The one I used for the main image on this page.

Word it out