Crossword Maker For Cruciverbalists is a crossword compilation software helps you construct crosswords in a simple and efficient way on iPhone and iPad. It has everything user may need to create great educational, professional, and fun puzzles. It can build puzzles automatically from a list of words, or give the user full control over the construction process. Users could also share their finished work with friends through email, Facebook, Twitter, iMessage, AirDrop, etc; as well as printing the puzzles to any printer that supports the AirPrint technology.
With the latest upgrade, it also supports web publishing: after finishing the construction, user can upload the crossword to the Internet. People can then view and solve your puzzles online, from any modern web browser.
Multi-touch editor, what you see is what you get:
The crossword editor is easy to use. It has an intuitive user interface which makes the maximum use of the multi-touch gestures. You can easily zoom out the board to see the full picture, or zoom in and scroll the crossword board to check the details.
Clue database contains massive answers & clues from published crosswords:
The internal clue database contains 25,000 answers and 75,000 clues. It's embedded into the software, so you could use it as soon as the installation finished. You could also import your own word / clue list if you want.
Copyright information, and advanced statistics:
Title, author and copyright information could be easily accessed and modified. If available, they will be presented whenever your puzzles are shared or published.
The statistics of your crossword, including the word length distribution, letter usage, percentage of black squares, etc, are keeping up-to-date automatically.
Auto-place your own words to construct a puzzle in seconds:
By providing a word list, the app could automatically search possible arrangements to use them to construct a crossword. The possible solutions will be presented according to how many letters are shared. You could then browse between them and choose the solution you like.
Adding a picture backdrop for more fun:
On some occasions, you may want to take a picture, or import it from your photo album and set it as the background of your puzzle. All black squares will turn transparent when a background picture is set.
Sharing and printing:
There is varies ways to share your puzzle between friends. You could either export your puzzle as the filled form and let other people continue working on that, or export the unfilled version to challenging your friends. The app would export your puzzle in both PDF and image format, and they could be shared via email, iMessage, Facebook, Twitter, AirDrop, etc. with a simple touch.
If you have a printer which supports Air-Print technology, you could also print your puzzle directly from your iPhone or iPad.
Web publishing your puzzle is as easy as pie:
After finishing your crossword, you may choose to publish it through our web service. The app will generate a link for your puzzle, which you could share with your friends or any people you want. They could then play them on a web browser. The interactive puzzle player is written with pure HTML5, and will work perfectly in any compatible web browser, including Safari, Firefox, Chrome, IE, etc. No third-party plugin is needed.
Crossword Maker For Cruciverbalists prices at $4.99 USD, and is available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Education category.