Welcome to Wordle!

How to Play Wordle
  • Guess the secret word in 6 tries.
  • Each guess must be a valid 5-letter word from the Wordle list of valid words. Use the enter button to submit.
  • After each guess, you will get the following feedback:
    • A green letter shows a correct letter in the correct spot.
    • An orange letters shows a correct letter in the wrong spot.
    • A gray letter does not feature in the secret word.
    For example, here is the feedback for a guess of the secret word MAPLE:

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Wordle is a popular online game based on the 1970s board game "Mastermind" and its 1975 follow-up "Word Mastermind."

Wordle was created by Josh Wardle.

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This page was written by Craig Shrives.

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