Posted by on Oct 15, 2015 in APPY Hour, Instructional Technology, Web Apps | Comments Off on Creating a Wordle

Creating a Wordle

Have you seen images with clusters of words, some bigger than others? Would you like to create your own? Here’s how…

  1. Open a document that has a lot of text or a survey of  preferences with lots of words, many overlapping.
  2. Select all the words and copy them.
  3. Go to http://www.wordle.net/create
  4. Paste into the text box indicated  (if you don’t have a lot of text, you can use a
  5. Hit the Go button.
  6. That’s pretty much all there is to it (other than tweaking your results)
    • Use the randomize button or
    • Use the Advanced menu if you’re feeling particularly adventurous!