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TAG CLOUD

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[Image: Screenshot showing a visual representation of a tag cloud. This image shows the "All time most popular tags" from Flickr Photo Sharing]

A tag cloud is a stylized way of visually representing occurrences of words used to described tags. The most popular  topics are normally highlighted in a larger, bolder font. Visitors to a blog or site using a tag cloud, are able to easily see the most popular tags within the page - making it easy to discern the topics covered in one quick look. Also called a weighted list.







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