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Saturday, October 15, 2011

Wordle of AFA (@Atheistoz) Follower Descriptions

I used nodeXL ( to gather the twitter account descriptions (the part underneath the username on a profile) of the followers of the AFA (Atheist Foundation of Australia; @atheistaus). I plugged 2491 follower descriptions into Wordle (, here is the result. I hope people find this as interesting as I do... I will edit later with some possible issues with this data and some possible interpretations. Until then I'd be happy to hear some comments.

Wordle: @atheistaus (Atheist Foundation of Australia) Follower's (2491) descriptions

and for comparison followers of @ACLobby (Australian Christian Lobby; 715 followers) 

Wordle: @ACLobby Follower's Descriptions (715)