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Facebook Twitter Textivate. Drive Word Cloud. Word Cloud Generator. How the Word Cloud Generator Works The layout algorithm for positioning words without overlap is available on GitHub under an open source license as d3-cloud. Note that this is the only the layout algorithm and any code for converting text into words and rendering the final output requires additional development. As word placement can be quite slow for more than a few hundred words, the layout algorithm can be run asynchronously, with a configurable time step size. This makes it possible to animate words as they are placed without stuttering. It is recommended to always use a time step even without animations as it prevents the browser’s event loop from blocking while placing the words.

The layout algorithm itself is incredibly simple. AnswerGarden - Plant a Question, Grow Answers! Generate a live word cloud with your audience. - Turn Images Into Text. WordItOut - Generate word clouds (and make custom gifts) Word Cloud Generator. VocabGrabber. How our mind read words. WordItOut - Generate word clouds (and make custom gifts) The TypoEffects-Application is a Rich Internet Application (RIA) based on Microsoft Silverlight.

We recommend to use Internet Explorer (64 bit) or Firefox (64 bit) on Windows. On Mac OS please use Safari or another 32 bit browser! The RowText-Image Generator By using the RowText-Image Generator you can easily create your individual, row-based text art image. Unlike other ASCII and text converters, the content of an image is represented by different letter scaling. Depending on the size of the photo and the specified paper size the RowText-Image Generator calculates a recommended font height. To get good results, the chosen photo or image should have a simple background, strong contrasts and a resolution of at least one megapixel (1 MP). The WordCloud-Image Generator Create a Word-Cloud from your image in only three steps. Use quotation marks in order to insert word groups!

We recommend to use up to four headwords for a trail (due to processing time). Word Clouds for Kids! ABCya is the leader in free educational computer games and mobile apps for kids.

Word Clouds for Kids!

The innovation of a grade school teacher, ABCya is an award-winning destination for elementary students that offers hundreds of fun, engaging learning activities. Millions of kids, parents, and teachers visit each month, playing over 1 billion games last year. Apple, The New York Times, USA Today, Parents Magazine and Scholastic, to name just a few, have featured ABCya’s popular educational games. ABCya’s award-winning Preschool computer games and apps are conceived and realized under the direction of a certified technology education teacher, and have been trusted by parents and teachers for ten years. Our educational games are easy to use and classroom friendly, with a focus on the alphabet, numbers, shapes, storybooks, art, music, holidays and much more! HTML5 Word Cloud. Textorizer. Textorizer allows you to make pictures formed with text. It is best described by the sample images below.

Although there are many versions around, the only one that is continuing to supported is this one. Excoffizer takes a picture and produces a vector rendition of the picture, made of parallel lines of varying thickness. It is inspired by Roger Excoffon's pictograms for the 1968 Grenoble Winter Olympics. The previous version of Textorizer came as a downloadable application. Right now, textorizer/excoffizer works in Firefox, Chrome and Opera. Some browsers will however struggle with larger output images. Choose a mode examples Here are a few pictures produced with textorizer/excoffizer (click to see the text) There is even a Textorized Group on Flickr, with many more examples.

Documentation Click on textorizer, textorizer2 or excoffizer Select a picture on your computer Play with the controls or enter new text, and press preview Source & Licensing The source can be browsed on github. Support. TagCrowd: make your own tag cloud from any text. Word Mosaic. Tagxedo - Word Cloud with Styles. Try These Word Cloud Tools to Help Students Analyze Writing.