Speed is the name of the game in Clamor, as those who have played for a while know. With bonus points awarded for each second left on the clock, as well as heft round bonuses, more games are won through finishing a round early than any other way. With this in mind, here's a few tips to dramatically cut down your time, increase your score, and beat up on your competitors:
The right combination of power-ups is essential. Everyone has their favorite combinations, so make sure to experiment with mixing and matching. My go-to combo is two Freezes and a Swap.
Two- and three-letter words
A fairly comprehensive knowledge of legal two- and three-letter words can help you get out of a tight spot, and can dramatically increase the speed with which you can place letters onto the board. I have had many games where the majority of the words I create consist of these small words. Words such "qi," "za," and "xi" can also help you unload these difficult letters.
Experiment with both