Author Archives: Richard

Ok, so I made a mistake!

Oops. You will probably already know that due to legal problems I had to rename the site from its original name of scrabblehelper.net. Well I only had a week to do it, and so I had to choose a new … Continue reading

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scrabblehelper.net has become cheatwords.net

If you’re reading this, you’ve found our new site at cheatwords.net. So what happened to the old “Scrabble Helper” site at scrabblehelper.net? Well the nice people who make the Scrabble game contacted me.  They were happy with the concept of … Continue reading

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Scrabble Cheat

I just heard the news that a junior Scrabble player has been ejected from a tournament in Florida for cheating. What amazing strategy did he use to cheat over his opponent?  He hid 2 blank Scrabble tiles in his hand … Continue reading

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New dictionaries

I’ve just made a small update to the dictionaries on the Scrabble Helper site: I’ve added a new dictionary called ‘USA home & school’ – this is the ‘Official Scrabble Players Dictionary’ (OSPD4), sometimes referred to as ‘Merriam Webster’.  It’s … Continue reading

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Major site upgrade!

I’ve just put live one of the biggest upgrades to the site since I launched it 4 years ago! There are four main improvements: We now show results for “lateral play” – that’s when you play a new word alongside … Continue reading

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Crossword Solver iPhone app

Do you like crosswords as well as Scrabble? Do you have an iPhone, iPod touch or iPad? Then you might be interested in my new FREE app – The Crossword Solver. Click here to download it from the App Store … Continue reading

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iPhone app – extended offer!

Thanks to all of you who’ve already download the Word Finder iPhone App! The special launch offer is now over  🙁 However I’ve been persuaded to put together an extended offer for the rest of the launch week 🙂 Until … Continue reading

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iPhone app released!

I released the new iPhone version of Scrabble Helper on the App Store today. On the App Store it goes under the long-winded name “Word Finder for Scrabble, Word With Friends, etc” but I call it “Word Finder” for short … Continue reading

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New iPhone App!

Last year I did a survey of all the users of Scrabble Helper, and the number 1 most requested feature was a version for the iPhone. Well it’s taken me rather a long time, but I’ve finally finished it, and … Continue reading

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Words With Friends now on Facebook

I’ve just heard that Words With Friends is now available on Facebook.  I’ve played it on my iPhone before, but I’m now going to check out the new version.  It’s at http://apps.facebook.com/wordswithfriends/ Remember, Scrabble Helper works beautifully with Words With … Continue reading

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