This week we’ll take a look at the extremely important concept of Double Attack, in which one piece attacks two enemy pieces at the same time (that’s the definition championed by Martin Weteschnik in his magnificent book, CHESS TACTICS FROM SC... | Read More
Target Skill Range: Total Beginner (Rated 0-1000)
Improve your chess and learn how to better use Chess.com!
Review the Rules
Play Your First Live Games
Solve Three Tactics Problems - Using "Tactics Trainer"
Start a Turn-ba... | Read More
I have a question concerning preparation for a specific opponent, and about move order.
I am preparing for a tournament game (club closed championship final, one game a week). The player I am facing always tries to play the Stonew... | Read More
At any given moment in time one particular piece of software tends to dominate. In the 1980s it was clearly a combination of Chessbase and Fritz. In the 1990s, other engines emerged to relegate Fritz to a lower tier. The rise of Ribka took chess w... | Read More
Most people don't know how to configure and maintain their computers. And that's OK... until something goes wrong and you want it fixed, and NOW! Trust us - we get dozens of bug reports and problem emails every day, and 90% of them are user-error,... | Read More
it is importaint to study tactice while learning how to play the game. a good website for this is http://chess.emrald.net/psolution.php?Pos=1132 after ariving you press sign in as a guest, then under break settings check both boxes and click ... | Read More
Welcome to Chess.com! Here you can read articles to improve your chess skill, learn from other chess players, and best of all, play chess with people from all over the world. The best thing about all this is: it’s FREE! Chess.com is v... | Read More
Thank you all for your support as Chess.com gets off the ground!
I have put together a list of tips that will help you get the most out of Chess.com:
#1 Contribute - Do you have something to share? A bit of chess knowledge? A great game ... | Read More
Chess.com is building amazing tools so that you, the user, can contribute to the site in meaningful ways. Our first product is the Diagram Editor. To access the editor click on the button that looks like a chessboard on the toolbar above the text... | Read More