There are a number of reasons right now why Wordle, a daily word puzzler, is such a viral sensation attracting fans from far and wide.
It’s simple, fun and gloriously addictive, according to the most passionate gamers.
But that is not all. It’s also free. And it is no An app. That is RIGHT.
BELOW, you will do it LEARN some interesting tips, tricks and FACTS on the feel of Wordle, and maybe even take your game up a notch LEVEL.
What is Wordle’s POINT?
The Wordle object is correctly GUESS the five-letter word of the day in as few tries as possible.
You PRIZE? Bragging rights.
“I love that you can play just one puzzle a day on the website without annoying notifications to get more done,” Los Angeles-based children’s book author Kirsten W. Larson told Fox News Digital.
Larson became a fan earlier this week when “everyone on my Twitter account and Facebook started posting their scores,” he said.
What do all the Wordle colors mean?
Yup, let’s tackle those cryptic grids of colored squares, and why they’ve taken over your social media feed.
The green, gray and yellow grids are players who share their Wordle “trophies” without spoiling the game for others.
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So how do you play Wordle?
the game is really QUITE simple. Players have six chances to guess a five-letter word.
Each guess, which must be a real word, is followed by comments indicating whether the letter you have selected is correct and whether it is in the correct position.
Green means that the letter is in the word, and yes, it is in the correct position.
Yellow means that the letter is in the word, but not in the correct position.
Gray means the letter is a TOTAL fake.
Here are more Wordle FACTS you should know!
one. Brooklyn-based software engineer Josh Wardle launched his free browser-based word-guessing game in the fall of 2021. The game reportedly went from 90 players last November to 2 million last weekend. . (And the name Wordle, by the way, is a play on Wardle’s last name.)
two. Wordle is NOT an application. It’s old school, only in the browser.
3. Several versions of Wordle were recently removed from the App Store, Apple confirmed this week to BBC News. However, some similar looking games are still available there. (Keep reading to know more about this topic…)
Four. A separate Twitter account called @WordleStats, established earlier this month, tracks mentions of Wordle on Twitter, the number of players on “hard mode” and the percentage of people who solved the daily puzzle in a given number of tries. (“Hard mode” players use previously revealed hints in later guesses.)
5. Some 76% of players needed four or more tries to solve Wednesday’s puzzle; 3,017 played the game on “hard mode”; and 153,880 results were found on Twitter, according to WordleStats. (The WordleStats account says it’s not affiliated with Wordle, but Josh Wardle himself, the creator of Wordle, follows the account and has tweeted from it.)
6. On Friday morning, January 14, 2022, Wardle confirmed on Twitter that Steven Cravotta, a fellow app developer (coincidentally named Wordle) hopes to donate the proceeds from his app to a worthy charity, “preferably a charity.” literacy”. focused non-profit.” (Cravotta’s app saw a significant increase in sales when people began searching Google to find Wardle’s browser game, but stumbled upon Cravotta’s app instead.)
7. By the way, you can use the same letter twice in your word puzzle, for example, PRINTING (this fact can trip up beginners).
Watch the CHEEP below with more details, and some more details AFTER that. (SORRY, I could not resist.)
And note: there is only one officer PLACE to play Wordle.
That would be their free website, powerlanguage.co.uk/wordle.
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There is no official smartphone or mobile app for Wordle.
So no download. You got it RIGHT. (CANDY!)