Chess 101: What Is Chess Strategy? The Difference Between Chess Strategy and Chess Tactics and 5 Tips for Developing Your Own Successful Chess Strategy
Written by the MasterClass staff
Last updated: Sep 3, 2021 • 5 min read
Developing a successful chess strategy requires time, effort, and patience. There’s only one downside: chess has no universal strategy. Tactics abound, with opportunities and pitfalls for both players. Part of learning the game of chess is also discovering and playing to your own strengths while learning to recognize your weaknesses.