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What is a word cloud?

Word cloud allows you to identify the most frequently used words sent via an open text poll. It creates a "heat map" of the most popular words or phrases that resonate with your audience.

⭐ This feature doesn't work well with phrases and longer responses, as it is meant for one-worded answers

In this article:

Create a word cloud

  1. Click Create poll
  2. Select Word cloud
💡Take a look at poll templates and use word cloud at your next meeting

💡To allow participants to send multiple responses to the same poll question, check Allow multiple answers option

How does it look on the Present mode?

Word cloud on Present view example

💡The size of the word changes dynamically depending on how many times your attendees submit it.

How to moderate text entries in an open text poll?

💡Submitted words need to be at least 3 characters long to appear on the live screen. Swear words won't go through at all.

Pro Tips

  • Hide the results at the beginning to prevent people from influencing each other with their answers.
  • Agree on the unified format of the words or phrases. Even slight alteration may cause a mismatch. 
  • Use the word cloud feature for one-worded or short responses to get the best experience on screen.