Anna Billings's Blog – January 2009 Archive (2)

Word Clouds — The Wonderful World of Wordle

Here's a fascinating website: Wordle, a tool for creating "word clouds" from text — visual configurations of your written material that are quite amazing. It's creator, Jonathan Feinberg, says this about the tool (which he calls a "toy"):

"The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text. You can tweak your clouds with different fonts, layouts, and color schemes. The images you create with Wordle are yours… Continue

Added by Anna Billings on January 29, 2009 at 1:48am — 35 Comments

Remembering John O'Donohue

One year ago, the sad news of a great teacher’s departure resounded around the world. John O’Donohue — author of Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom; Eternal Echoes: Exploring Our Yearning to Belong;… Continue

Added by Anna Billings on January 5, 2009 at 5:42pm — 6 Comments

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