Wordle

Wordle

Here’s something just for fun. Wordle is  a small application that makes “word clouds” from text you provide, for example from a blog, a wiki, or even an assignment. The cloud gives prominence to words that appear more frequently in your text. Once you’ve created your cloud you can change the font, text orientation, and color. Above is a word cloud created from text in this blog.

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