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Welcome to Crossword Hobbyist! Our site brings you the best crossword puzzle maker on the web. What makes it the best? It’s easy to use, extremely customizable and shareable, and comes with no ads at all.

We understand that you’re a busy teacher, parent, administrator, or puzzle-lover who wants to make fun and educational puzzles for your students or family. As a mixture of educators, writers, programmers, and people like you who love crossword puzzles, we’re here to help you do just that. Learn more about us here.

Where to Start

Get started by making your first puzzle. Play around with our crossword puzzle maker on your own, follow along with the quick guide below, or take the tour available at the top of the crossword puzzle maker.

To save your puzzle, you’ll need a free account. To publish and share your puzzle, you’ll need to subscribe. You can do this by clicking the “Make Printable” button on the puzzle creation page after logging in, which will show you this screen.

crossword puzzle maker

We recommend the Premium 30-Day Free Trial, but there are plenty of plans to choose from so you can select the one that’s right for you. If you’re not ready to do that just yet, make an account and solve crosswords others have made.

Useful and Popular Posts

Our crossword puzzle maker offers a lot of features. Read the blog to gather tips for making crossword puzzles based on your needs and desires. The posts here are the best of the best on using the crossword puzzle maker and on creating crosswords in general.

Check out our popular infographic, too, “Crosswords for the Classroom.” Easily share it onto your website with the embed link below.

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We also recommend solving puzzles made by others. View a wide variety of categories at our Browse page, along with newspaper-style puzzles. Here are some popular categories you can also explore.

By Subject
Spanish
Revolutionary War
Algebra

By Grade
6th Grade
7th Grade

Connect With Us!

We love hearing about the puzzles you’ve made. We also love bringing you new updates and features on a regular basis. To stay connected, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Pinterest for new posts and other updates.

               

Feel free to also email us with any questions and comments at [email protected].

Interested in collaborating with us? View our media kit to learn more about our audience and how we can work together.

Happy puzzle-making!