Top 11 Chess Blogs You Love to Read

It is estimated that there are more than 500 million blogs in the world now, but unfortunately, there are only a few chess blogs out there.

Best Chess Blogs

I am going to list the top 10 chess blogs in this article. Use an RSS reader tool like Feedly, Feedbin, Inoreader to read them, so you don’t want to go to each blog each day. Blog is the most popular chess website in the world. It has more than 100 million visits. Their android app has more than 10 million downloads.

Their blog is also amazing. You can find around 1-5 posts per day from it. Most posts are written by Grandmasters or International masters or FIDE masters, so the quality of articles is very high.

Go to Blog

The Chess World

This is also very popular chess blog and their publish 1-4 posts per week. Currently they have 1000+ words.

This blog started by Yury Markushin. His ELO rating was under 1200. But within two years of period, he able to win against 2250 ELO rated guy.

He has explained how he able to become a better chess player on his blog.

Go to The Chess World Blog


Chessbase can be introduced as a chess news site rather than a chess blog. You can find 2-5 Chess news daily from this website and this is one of the best websites to know what happens in the chess world.

Go to Chessbase


Chessable is a very active chess blog where you can find around 1-2 posts daily, articles are categorized under around 60 categories.

Go to Chessable

iChess Blog

iChess Blog articles are categorized under mainly 4 categories known as chess videos, strategy & game review, general chess Articles, and chess club. Most interesting chess articles you can find under the strategy & game review category.

Go to iChess Blog

Lichess  Blog

Lichess is one of the most popular platforms to play chess games. They have a chess blog also.

Go to Lichess Blog

The Week in Chess

This might be the oldest chess blog because the first issue was released on 17th September 1994 which is more than 26 years before. Even most current chess players haven’t been born in that time.

Go to The Week in Chess


You can find around 1-3 posts per month from this blog. This is not a popular blog, but this includes very interesting chess articles like rating comparisons.

Go to Chessgolas

PlayMagnus Blog

Who doesn’t know Magnus? He is the current world chess champion and one of the most talented chess players ever. You can find around 5 posts monthly from this blog.

Go to PlayMagnus Blog

Reddit Chess

This is not a blog, but this is the best way to get the latest news about chess because this is a very active chess community.

Go to Reddit Chess

StackExchange Chess

Do you have any question about chess? StackExchange chess is one of the best platform to ask chess questions.

Go to StackExchange Chess

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