Chess.com - Play. Learn. Share. Online chess community where you can play chess, learn strategies and tactics, read chess news, see book reviews, find rules & tips, get free downloads, and more! https://www.chess.com/ 2007 Chess.com Time in the OpeningDon't waste time in the Opening https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/time-in-the-openingThu, 15 Oct 2015 09:24:01 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/time-in-the-openingDecoyCousin of deflection https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/decoyThu, 08 Oct 2015 09:20:14 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/decoyCoordinationOpens possibility for sacrifice https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/coordinationThu, 08 Oct 2015 09:15:42 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/coordinationTargetAttack and win the target https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/targetThu, 01 Oct 2015 09:06:52 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/targetChess HolidayBudapest https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/chess-holidayTue, 08 Sep 2015 14:07:51 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/chess-holidayDevelopementTake advantage of your time, space and material https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/developementThu, 27 Aug 2015 11:12:17 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/developementPawn Endings 1King activity, zugzwang, the body check, etc. https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/pawn-endings-1Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:33:43 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/pawn-endings-1CounterattackCreate counterplay when attacked https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/counterattack2Wed, 19 Aug 2015 11:10:21 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/counterattack2Priorities when calculating variationsActive moves, Mental flexibility, 3 important ideas: the strongest continuation, New candidate moves, How and when to stop calculating https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/priorities-when-calculating-variationsTue, 18 Aug 2015 22:19:13 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/priorities-when-calculating-variationsExchangingBishop or knight? To stifle counterplay Exchanging pawns https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/exchangingWed, 12 Aug 2015 00:18:08 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/exchangingPrepare for the attackLook at all variations... https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/prepare-for-the-attackThu, 30 Jul 2015 14:08:09 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/prepare-for-the-attackAn Opening Repetoire against e4The Petroff defense d4 and Nxe5 variation https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/an-opening-repetoire-against-e4Tue, 28 Jul 2015 22:20:24 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/an-opening-repetoire-against-e4Destroying the castled positionMethods of attack...sacrifice on h6,g7,f7, and f6 use of the pawns, other tactical motifs https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/destroying-the-castled-positionWed, 22 Jul 2015 00:22:49 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/destroying-the-castled-positionDevelopment leads to piece coordinationDeflection is a key to many tactical plays https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/development-leads-to-piece-coordinationWed, 15 Jul 2015 13:20:59 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/development-leads-to-piece-coordinationAn opening repertoire for WhiteAfter 1.e4 e5 https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/an-opening-repertoire-for-whiteTue, 14 Jul 2015 23:08:10 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/an-opening-repertoire-for-whiteBeware of dubious moves, defend properlySacrifice for the initiative https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/beware-of-dubious-moves-defend-properlyWed, 08 Jul 2015 11:01:01 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/beware-of-dubious-moves-defend-properlyImprove your positionSometimes waiting for your opponent to make a mistake in a superior position https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/improve-your-positionWed, 01 Jul 2015 10:38:26 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/improve-your-positionPlanning in ChessHow a beginner plays, how a master plays, typical plans, Redundant pieces https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/planning-in-chessSat, 27 Jun 2015 18:15:38 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/planning-in-chessEvaluating the PositionEssential factors, position of the King, Material Advantage, Open Lines https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/evaluating-the-positionSat, 27 Jun 2015 18:14:11 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/evaluating-the-positionSacrificeOnly when sound... https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/sacrificeWed, 24 Jun 2015 13:12:48 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Ronliv/sacrifice