Typography is a great way and simple way to add impact and emphazis to your designs. However, it can be very time consuming to achieve the correct placement and color, especially when trying to get the right randomization of multiple size and colors. Not to mention if you you are trying to match colors a shape or image that you are trying to recreate with type. Well if you are looking for a quick and simple way to achieve this popular effect, Tagxedo provides a fantastic online generator that is currently free to use.
Tagxedo turns words — famous speeches, news articles, slogans and themes, even your love letters — into a visually stunning word cloud, words individually sized appropriately to highlight the frequencies of occurrence within the body of text.
I currently use Tagxedo for creating quick text based patterns and images for flyers and other print products. It is quite simply a fantastic typography resource. It has saved me a ton of time and the options for customization are next to endless. You can emphasize words that you want to pull focus to, adjust spacing, choose your own color schemes, and even order your prints on customized products.
I could go on and on about the different ways that you can use this application, but instead of doing that, let me just give you this link of 101 Ways to Use Tagxedo! Enjoy!