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Fun text-imaging tool….

Just ran across this tool called Wordle. It enables you to generate word clouds based on pieces of text that you paste into the online tool. The resulting image is Creative Commons licensed to you, though the program/code it runs on is not under a CC. More info on the page. Here is an example Wordle cloud I created from my research blog:

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  1. Check out ManyEyes, John. IBM’s public site for creating/saving data visualizations. Wordle is included there, along with a number of other visualizations. If you search “Robert Long” under people, you can see some of the data-viz I did last January.

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