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Hello DaliMany of the cross­word puz­zles I’ve cre­ated over the past few years have been pub­lished to the public.  A fairly com­pre­hen­sive col­lec­tion of these is avail­able through BestCrosswords​.com where they can be worked live online with hints, help and error notification.

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Out of many thou­sands of “Puzzle’s of the Day” pub­lished on this leading site, I’m for­tu­nate to have some of the most pop­ular (based on the user lik­a­bility rat­ings) in their entire his­tory, including four of the top 5 of all time!

Here are the stats as of 3/9/2012 for my most pop­ular puz­zles to date, showing the overall ranking for all puz­zles pub­lished on BestCrosswords​.com since they began keeping ratings…


STATS BY PUZZLE: 

+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| TITLE                      | COMPLETION % | RATING | RATING RANK | PUBLISH DATE |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| United States Constitution |    61.8068   |  3.98  |  1 of 3,563 |  2011-07-06  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| Classic Candies            |    61.5609   |  3.96  |  2 of 3,563 |  2011-11-16  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| B/W to Color TV Shows      |    66.3639   |  3.95  |  3 of 3,563 |  2011-09-07  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| Classic Breakfast Cereals  |    63.6996   |  3.90  |  5 of 3,563 |  2011-12-12  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| Who's on First?            |    61.9890   |  3.87  | 18 of 3,563 |  2011-08-28  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| Classic Childhood Toys     |    61.1722   |  3.86  | 21 of 3,563 |  2011-10-22  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| Classic Rock - Part One    |    59.4336   |  3.84  | 32 of 3,563 |  2011-07-28  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| All That Glitters...       |    63.6189   |  3.84  | 33 of 3,563 |  2012-02-16  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| World Leaders              |    62.3582   |  3.83  | 37 of 3,563 |  2011-08-18  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| The Marx Brothers          |    62.2987   |  3.82  | 46 of 3,563 |  2011-08-07  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| Untied Nations             |    62.3017   |  3.79  | 65 of 3,563 |  2011-09-17  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| Abbott & Costello          |    58.1352   |  3.78  | 74 of 3,563 |  2011-06-26  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| Capital-ism                |    62.2922   |  3.77  | 85 of 3,563 |  2011-10-13  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  
| Super Tuesday *NEW*        |    68.2426   |  3.76  | 95 of 3,563 |  2012-03-08  |  
+----------------------------+--------------+--------+-------------+--------------+  

Here is my most recent puzzle to date, “Super Tuesday”:

Super Tuesday

(Click the image to try the puzzle now, and be sure to give it a “5” rating!)

Custom Crossword Puzzle Construction

If you would like a cus­tomized cross­word puzzle for your family, group, com­pany or just for fun, con­tact Pete with your own word list and he will pro­vide a quote.

Custom Crossword Puzzle Construction