There is a heat advisory today. Maybe not the best afternoon for a graveyard hop. Better to pursue indoor activities—like creating a Wordle!
A what? According to the Wordle home page, “Wordle is a toy for generating ‘word clouds’ from text that you provide.”
Here is my personal surname Wordle, with locations added, just for fun:
I gave the Wordle maker the URL for this blog, and it promptly generated this Wordle:
Don’t let my conservative, gray-toned word clouds fool you. You customize the font, colors, layout. The font I chose for my Wordles is “Powell Antique,” which seems just right for genealogy, history, and such. Of course, since this is a gravestone blog, I favor the color palette “Ghostly.”
Give it a try, but don’t say I didn’t warn you: Wordle can be addicting.
Thank you to Twitter buddy @genwishlist for the surname cloud idea.