The image on the left is a Word Cloud of Bernanke’s speech from last week. I used it in the prior Weekly Commentary.
The Word Cloud is more than just a text toy. It is a data visualization tool that gives emphasis to frequently used words.
I used one from Wordle (and yes, you can make your own there).
Click the image to see the full version on the website.
I liked the result on Bernanke’s speech. So, I tried it on my list of goals and plans. Here is the result.