Scrabble Strategy

Scrabble Strategy

The Scrabble Player's Handbook

There is a great free ebook on Scrabble strategy at http://www.scrabbleplayershandbook.com/ edited by Stewart Holden. If you are a Scrabble enthusiast and are looking to improve your game, whether to play against your friends or play in competition, this read will definitely help you improve. Best of all, the ebook is free!

Quick tip on blockers!

Sometimes playing defense can make the best offense. Knowing when you can play a word where your opponents can't take advantage of your tile placement on the board can be a huge advantage! I recently watched a video that helps demonstrate this point, but I'll put the basic gist here. There are no two letter words that use the letters C or V. The letters J, Q, Z, and K have no two letter words with a preceding letter. Although it may seem obvious, remembering this tip can force our opponents hand and give us an advantage! Thanks WordsTutor on YouTube