Monday, 11 March 2013

Things 19 and 20: Wordle and Tagxedo

I used Wordle in a previous blog post, not realising it was one of the official Things.

Wordle lets you generate word clouds using either your choice of words, or using text it takes from a website. I created the following by entering my blog address as the URL:


It's free, it's fun. it's easy, you can change the font and the colours and the orientation of the words without any effort at all. And best of all:


How generous is that? Thank you wordle.net, you can come round for tea and cake any time.

On a similar note, Thing 20 is Tagxedo which also allows you to create word clouds in the colour, font and...wait for it... shape of your choosing, such as:



or

or even



How great is that? Plus:

Mr Tagxedo, you are also invited for tea and cake. I thank you for your work.

2 comments:

  1. So what would you do if Wordle.net and Mr Tagxedo came to tea? I guess if they came with cake who would refuse them entry :) I really enjoy reading your posts!

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    1. Thank you Emma - you may also come for tea and cake :)

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