Today I’m releasing WordCram, an open-source Processing library that lets you generate word clouds. It does the heavy lifting — text analysis, collision detection, bin-packing — for you, so you can focus on making your word clouds as beautiful, as revealing, or as silly as you like.
I’ve been working on WordCram for about a month, and I think it’s ready to be out of the lab. Download the bits, and try it out. Continue reading