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Tips and TricksThe best tips and tricks for the most popular word games like Words With Friends, Word Chums, Scrabble and many others for free and always at your fingertips!
Plus: lots of interesting things to know about word games, puzzles, and language in general.

How much does luck affect a typical Scrabble game?

created on by Philipp Schröder

Diehard Scrabble players know that it's not enough to have inexhaustible vocabulary to win a game, but to have at least as much luck on your side. To what extend these two aspects influence a game, shows a study of a professor in Statistics at Carnegie Mellon University, Andrew C. Thomas. » read more

Words With Friends free?

created on by Philipp Schröder

Is Words With Friends free? No worries, it still is. But read on to find out more about the pay-to-play-features and how hard they try to get at your money. » read more

Alphabet soup

Alphabet Soup "My Brother is..."

created on by Guest Post

Grown up with alphabet soup? Some ideas on and a short history of the best food for word game enthusiasts. » read more

The longest Word without Vowels

Myrrh Word without Vowels

created on by Guest Post

If you're the kind of person who always seems to get stuck with a load of consonants when playing Scrabble, why not try a few of the longest words without vowels? Here are a few of the most interesting longest words without vowels starting with a couple which can't be used for Scrabble, but which are useful to know nevertheless. » read more

How to make a word with these letters

created on by Guest Post

This article contains some great basic tips on how to make a word with these letters in words games like Scrabble or Words With Friends. Use these strategies to win a lot more games and impress your opponent. » read more

Acceptable Scrabble words

created on by Guest Post

There is often confusion about whether a word is an acceptable Scrabble word or not. Abbreviations and proper count are normally not accepted, but did you know the exceptions? » read more

3 Words With Friends Strategies

Words With Friends Letter Group

created on by Thomas Maier

This article introduces you to the top 3 Words With Friends Strategies you don't even need tools for. Read more about pluralization, short and connected words and learn how to use them properly. » read more

Hangman online

Win in Hangman

created on by Thomas Maier

Hangman is one of the most popular word games. When I thought about publishing my "own" word game on it was sure that hangman will be one of the first. I just published it and want to use this post to tell you more about "my" version of hangman. » read more

Coffee Enhances Word’s Effect

created on by Stefanie Holke

Coffee - drinking it helps us to get through the early hours of the day. Some scientists found out that the miracle drug can do much more than that. They say cofee makes words look better! Find out more about it by reading this article. » read more

calculator words and anagram solver on Youtube

created on by Philipp Schröder

Two new videos on our Youtube channel: How to use the Anagram Solver? and How to find Calculator Words? » read more