Sympathy helps you prepare crosswords for publication in print form or on the web. Its highly flexible grid drawing and puzzle layout options allow you to create US style fully checked, diagramless, blocked, Italian style and barred grid puzzles. Start the crossword based on a stock grid or create a bespoke grid. Enter the answers and their clues. Print crosswords directly. Export crosswords for publication in print form. Export crosswords as HTML, with the grid in HTML or bitmap formats such as JPEG and PNG, for inclusion in a web site.
CrossBOT FREE CrossBOT is an open source crossword construction system that features an advanced "stand alone" crossword compiler, based on consistency and intelligent backtracking algorithms, along with a web interface. Download
Crossword Creator FREE Crossword Creator is a tool to create and solve crosswords. At present everything is only available in german, but feel free to translate ;) Download