Chesscademy is a high-quality web app that will help you beat your friends the next time you play chess with them. During the initial sign in process, Chesscademy will gauge your skill level by letting you play a quick game against the computer. After the game, you’ll be brought to your first lesson.

If you don’t know how to play chess, that’s no problem – the site asks you whether you know how to play chess during the initial sign in process. First-time chess players will be directed to the basics of chess lessons while experienced chess players will be directed to more advanced lessons.

The lessons consist of a brief video explaining different chess strategies and a game where you play the computer in a scenario where you can test out what you learned from the video.

You don’t have to create an account to use the site. You can jump right into chess training in training section of their website.

There’s more to say about the site but we ran into an error message when using the Forgot Password feature. Regardless, the site is pretty nifty and you’ll definitely be able to take your chess playing skills to new heights if you practice with Chesscademy.