|Wordles in the Classroom|
20 uses for Wordle
Top 10 uses for Wordle
Here's a brief tutorial on using Wordle from YouTube:
The Last Word
As good as Wordle is, it has considerable limitations. The most significant of these, is what to do with your Wordle when you have completed it. The only on-screen options the user has is to either 'save to public gallery' or print. There is no on-screen save option . Of course there are ways around this inconvenience, but it requires additional steps, time and/or expertise, which you may or may not have. Be that as it may, I would still recommend Wordle as an appropriate introduction to the world of word clouds. After all, you gotta walk, before you can run.
Next blog post: Running on air through the world of word clouds.