Free guitar lessons in written articles and interactive instuctions.
Start here: Easy chords
Interactive: Chord progressions over music backing tracks
The fundamentals: 7 "how-to" guides
How to read chord diagramsExplanation of what information could be found in a chord diagram.
How to place the fingersShort guidelines of how to place the fingers when playing the guitar.
How to switch between chordsShort guidelines of how to change chords when playing the guitar.
How to strum a chordShort guidelines of how to strum a guitar chord.
How to read short notated guitar chordsExplanation of how chord diagrams could be written in text.
How to play arpeggiosArpeggios for guitar - facts and examples.
How to read tabs (tablature)Extensive guide with facts and examples.
Mixed guitar lessons
Learn all about how to play guitar chordsA guide for the beginner who wants to know all the fundamentals of the subject.
The easiest guitar chords that existIf you are a complete beginner and find it hard to learn chords this may be the article for you.
The relationship between chords and scalesWhat is the difference between a chord and a scale? How can you use chords and scales together?
Correct left-hand positionsYou should hold the guitar in the best possible way. Read the article for tips and reasons for the best positions for your left hand.
Learn useful chord progressionsA fundamental course for learning common chord progressions. Progressions by three and four chords in different music styles.
The boom-chuck styleThe boom-chuck is a very common and natural concept for chord playing and here comes a guide on that subject.
Practice on chords - tips and toolsMethods to use for learning chords and exercises for chord changes.
Chords that sound good togetherThis is among the first things you want to know after you have learned a few chords.
Chords suited for electric guitar
A lesson on how different chords can be suitable for an electric guitar depending on if the clean or distortion channel is used.