Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Got a question about something Sporcle related? You might not be the first.


What does Sporcle mean?
Can I keep track of how I do on the quizzes?
Can I share my game playing statistics with others?
What's the 'Daily Dose'?
The timer on a game won't start! What do I do?
What is the Quizmaster Score?
What does an Editor or a Curator do? How do I become one?
Do you have a Facebook or Twitter account?
How are the college rankings determined?

Managing Your Account

I don't have a Sporcle account, do I need one?
Can I change my username?
How do I delete my account?
How do I add Sporcle to my Facebook Timeline?
What is Connect with Facebook?

Game Creation

Is there some kind of guide or help file for creating games?
What is the interpretive quiz type and how do I make one?
Will my quiz be selected to be featured on the front page of Sporcle?
How many games can I contribute per month?
What does it mean if my quiz is private?
Does Sporcle have a forum where I can post questions about making quizzes?
What are these Game Options I see when creating a quiz?
As new Sporcle game types come along, are there any guidelines or etiquette I should be aware of when making a game?
How do I make a quiz with wrong answers?
How do I make a slideshow quiz?
What is a "clickable" quiz?
How do I create an audio quiz?
How do I create image quizzes?
How do I create bonus/hidden answers?
I have seen quizzes with headings on them, how is that possible?
How do I delete a quiz I have contributed?
I contributed my quiz, but it has errors, how can I fix it?


Do you have an iPhone or iPod Touch App?
Do you have any other apps I might want to hear about?
How about an Android app?


How does this whole challenge thing work anyway?

Embedding Quizzes

How do I embed a Sporcle quiz on my blog or site?
What does it mean to embed a quiz?
What games or quizzes can I embed?


What is a Sporcle group?
How do I create my own group?
What is a private group?