Thursday, 25 June 2009

Design Idea - Word Clouds

Design ideas: Wordle

"Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text".

Our first Cool Cards word cloud, the entire te
xt of a 400 year old play... Have a guess.

Image link to original:
Wordle: Romeo and Juliet
Project Gutenburg - Romeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet


Like that? Here's more... it just gets better. Hugely talented data-mining bloke called Jeff Clark of Neoformix tells us "I enjoy discovering the patterns in the apparent chaos of real life".

His creativity is apparent...


Have a go...
Word Hearts also from Neofomix: "This is a simple tool that automatically fills a heart shape with any words you like. Enter some words separated by commas in the text box and press the 'Enter' key. You can also choose one of three fonts or change the colors".

Our go...

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