Wordle

Quick post here, found a distracting little gizmo via Bad Astronomy called Wordle which basically pulls the text out of your blog (or anyone else’s, or a block of text you manually enter) and creates a rather funky design based on the prominence of the words therein. You can tinker with it a fair bit, changing fonts, colours, orientation, all sorts of things. It’s a Java applet to it can be a pain to take screengrabs using certain tools but it’s worth ten minutes of arsing around. Here’s a wee example of what it found in mine…

wordle

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