Wall Street Journal Crossword Answers

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Wall Street Journal Crossword Answers

About Wall Street Journal Crossword

The Wall Street Journal Crossword puzzle, is a daily puzzle published in Wall Street Journal, online at the newspaper’s website. The Wall Street Journal offers crosswords with clever themes and lively words. The published crosswords have some specifications.
The crosswords can be daily sized (15-by-15), which appears every Monday through Friday, while the crossword that appears every Saturday is called the weekend-sized(21-by21).When creating crosswords for the Wall Street Journal, there are several things to keep in mind, first of all think carefully about your theme, it must be entertaining, tightly defined and consistently executed.A theme query can be used for weekend puzzles and for seasonal/timely daily puzzles.In all puzzles,filler words should be common, familiar, and lively. Try not to use obscure words, and an excess of abbreviations or partial phrases.

The word count shouldn’t exceed 78 for a 15-by-15 puzzle and 140 for a 21-by-21 puzzle. Clue difficulty level for daily puzzles ranges from moderately easy to difficult. If the theme is very straightforward, the clues should be on the easy side for use early in the week, while if the theme is tricky, the clues should be harder.
Well, that’s enough to get you started. Now sharpen up a pencil, dive right into the clues, and don’t be afraid to enlist a friend for reinforcement.