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After playing thousands of games, I’m convinced Scrabble blows Words With Friends out of the water for 3 clear reasons
Words With Friends is one of the most popular mobile games ever, and is very similar to the game that inspired it, Scrabble.
I’m a nationally-ranked Scrabble player, and these are the 7 biggest mistakes I see inexperienced players make
Inexperienced Scrabble players tend to make the same basic mistakes. Here's how you can stop making them.
Although memorizing words is important for Scrabble, there's also an important strategic element of the game that many casual players overlook.
I’m a nationally ranked Scrabble player, and I have a simple trick that can take your game to new heights
There's a huge difference between how experts play Scrabble compared to casual players.
Instead of focusing on smartphone games that cost money or are trendy now — looking at you, "Fortnite" — take a moment to go through the classics.
Some of the most valuable words in Scrabble use a Q without a U, and there are many more than your English teacher led you to believe
The letter Q is almost always followed by a U in English, but that isn't always the case. In fact, one of the exceptions is a word you see on your computer keyboard every day — and it's a great one to remember for Scrabble.
‘OK’ was just added to the Scrabble dictionary, and experts are saying it could change how Scrabble is played
Scrabble players can now play the word "OK," according to the latest update to the Scrabble dictionary released on Monday. Not everyone agrees with the decision, but there's no question it will change Scrabble strategy for expert players.
I’m a nationally ranked Scrabble player, and I’ve noticed the best players use a strategy most people are afraid to try
I'm a tournament Scrabble player, and people often ask me how they can improve their Scrabble skills. I've noticed that beginner players are often afraid of using one of the most useful tactics in the game: exchanging your tiles.
Mark Zuckerberg was so keen to beat a high school girl at Scrabble that he wrote a computer program to show him word combinations
Mark Zuckerberg once coded a program to help him beat a schoolchild at Scrabble, the New Yorker reports. Zuckerberg wrote the code after the daughter of friend beat him in their first game aboard a private jet, but the game was cut short when the plane landed.
I’m a tournament Scrabble player — here’s a list of the words that will raise your score by 50 points
Any Scrabble expert will tell you that learning the two-letter words is a surefire way to increase your average score by 50 points a game. We compiled a list of the 105 valid two-letter words, including yo, ow, qi, xu, and za.