Coordinating all the content on a blog like Curbly is no small feat. We have four full-time employees, plus a cast of incredible freelance contributors from all over the country (and the world!). We want our content to be relevant, focused, and thoughtful - so how do we do it? Today I want to share all the behind-the-scenes stuff that happens here at Curbly, every month, in order to get more than 30 blog posts pitched, written, edited, and published. Read on for the grisly details!
Wordle takes text from a document or a web-page, and makes into one of these fancy-schmancy word clouds. The layout, orientation, text, and color palette are COMPLETELY customizable, resulting in a cloud that will fit any scheme...you know, as long as there's room for a word cloud.
Here's an example using the opening lines of Ovid's Metamorphoses: