Stop squinting at word clouds in the hope of getting insights

April 11, 2012

(This article was first published on Jesse S.A. Bridgewater » rstats, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

Someone recently asked on twitter about about peoples’ preferences for cloud generators in R. I replied that I thought the “null” word cloud generator was best. By this I mean that I think the word cloud is a bad visualization method. Why? Here is one article with a good perspective, but you can search for […]

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