This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

TagCloud html5


Tag cloud on html5 steroids based on tagcanvas-JS from

Known issues

The iPad has some problems with the canvas element, so actually the plugin detects those and just shows the standard tag cloud then…

IE8 is not html5/canvas ready, so no nice tag cloud there either!
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  • This is how it will look like on a standard white sidebar


  1. Download the zip file
  2. Unzip it to your wordpress plugin directory
  3. Activate it
  4. Put the widget somewhere into your sidebar

Contributors & Developers

“TagCloud html5” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • wrapping the code into a try-catch block since IE8 doesn’t support html5-canvas


  • initial release