Your Search for a Crossword Puzzle Maker Ends Here

A polished crossword experience, now at your fingertips with PuzzleMe.
The leading digital platform for Crossword
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A Treat for Your Solvers

Create and add crosswords on your site without having to code. Try it yourself with this sample PuzzleMe embed:

Your Crosswords, On All Devices

Delightful on All Screens: Whether you’re on mobile, tablet, or desktop, enjoy a seamless crossword puzzle.

Built for Mobile: With an on-screen keyboard and a list view for clues, mobile solvers get a frictionless experience.

Live example: Los Angeles Times

Creative displaying the flexible user interface of PuzzleMe with the same crossword easily adaptable, visible and playable on a mobile, desktop and tablet.
“Amuse Labs is helping us deliver a superior crossword puzzle to our readers. The design includes a player that is simple in its look and feel yet robust in its features, and the experience is frictionless and enjoyable.”

Teddy Kentor
Ex-Product Manager, The Washington Post

"PuzzleMe has the slickest interface, the most customization options, and the best analytics."

Alex Boisvert, Crossword Nexus

AI Crossword Generator by PuzzleMe

Generate Crosswords with our AI CoPilot

Topic-based crosswords
Get words and clues within seconds by entering a topic, like “Deserts of the World” or “Pop Music”.

Clues for your theme
Pick clues relevant to your theme from our clue database or generate topical clues using AI.

Find More Words
Create dense grids by finding more words that can fit into your existing grids. Dense grids make for satisfied solvers.

Create Multiplayer Crosswords

Invite friends:
Solving crosswords is more fun with friends. With PuzzleMe’s Social Play, players can invite friends and family to solve with them. 

A color for each player:
In social play, each player’s cursor is represented with a unique color. Solvers always know where on the grid their friends are. 

Chat while solving:
layers can chat with each other while solving a grid together. PuzzleMe’s chatbox is simple and easy to use. 

The Only Crossword Creator with Multimedia

Audio or video clues:
Make your clues more engaging by adding audio or video files to them. 

Add media inside grids:
You can add your own images or GIFs inside the crossword grid. Let your inner grid artist run wild.

Create Special Crosswords

Anything you can imagine:
From Schrodinger grids to rebus squares, PuzzleMe’s crossword maker supports all kinds of crossword puzzles. 

Decorate your grid:
Add circled letters or linked clues. Create barred grids by adding borders to signal word endings. 

Create Crosswords with Your Fonts and Colors

A screenshot showing the custom theming options available on PuzzleMe.

Add Your Fonts, Colors, and More: Make your crosswords yours with styles and branding. Add custom fonts, messaging, colors, and a masthead to make the games feel at home with your website or app. There’s no limit to what you can customize.

Live examples: Crossword Club, Autostraddle, Vulture

Embed Crossword Puzzles On Your Website

Instant Embed: Add PuzzleMe crosswords on your site with a simple copy/paste. Our embeds load in the blink of an eye.

Mobile-App Compatible: Add crosswords to your iOS and Android Apps without writing any extra code.

WordPress Plugin: Install PuzzleMe’s WordPress Plugin. Add puzzles to your pages using simple WordPress shortcodes.

Live example: The Irish Times app

PuzzleMe crosswords on The Irish Times. Screenshot showing easy integration and embedding of crossword puzzles possible with PuzzleMe.

Grow Your Audience with Sharing Nudges

A screenshot on mobile showing the social share option available with PuzzleMe. The end modal of the crossword puzzle, after completion allows solvers to share the puzzle on apps on their phone, including social media. Social share works for other devices too.

In-built nudges: Drive traffic to your site with our in-built sharing nudges. Crossword solvers can share their results on any social platform in two clicks.

Tailored captions: PuzzleMe generates social captions for users that mention their results. This makes sharing truly seamless for your users.

Live examples: The Washington Post

Advanced Performance Analytics

Track all metrics: On the PuzzleMe dashboard, see the number of players, the time spent, devices used, and much more.

Export Your Data: Download your data for further analysis. Uncover actionable insights.

Game Heat Maps: Get a heat map of your puzzle. See which areas of the grid people found easy or hard.

Screenshot of the Analytics Dashboard to all users of PuzzleMe. The PuzzleMe analytics dashboard helps in tracking and optimizing crossword puzzles.
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A Privacy-first Crossword Platform

GDPR-compliant: PuzzleMe is compliant with privacy standards such as GDPR and CCPA. We capture no personal information. You get complete ownership of your user data.

Make Crosswords with Custom Messaging

The image showcases how two publishers have enabled custom messaging for their crossword puzzles with PuzzleMe.

Deliver Your Message: Customize what’s displayed to the solver at the beginning, on pause, or at the end of the puzzle. Add images, call-to-actions, or even custom HTML.

Monetize With Ads: Use PuzzleMe to show your solvers a sponsored ad or video. Add a link to a landing page at the end of the puzzle.

Live examples: The New Yorker, Crossword Club, Atlas Obscura

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