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The Biggest Mistakes Guitarists Make (And How to Fix Them)

Learning to play guitar can be fun, however, it’s easy to make mistakes and develop bad habits without even realizing it.

These common mistakes can hinder your playing, but don’t fret!

In his new video—"The Biggest Mistakes Guitarists Make"—guitar instructor Robert Baker shares his tips and tricks on how to break bad habits and overcome them, so be sure to join in.

For more of Robert’s lessons, stop by his YouTube channel.

Jackson Maxwell

Jackson is an Associate Editor at guitarworld.com. He’s been writing and editing stories about new gear, technique and guitar-driven music both old and new since 2014, and has also written extensively on the same topics for Guitar Player. Elsewhere, his album reviews and essays have appeared in Louder and Unrecorded. Though open to music of all kinds, his greatest love has always been indie, and everything that falls under its massive umbrella. To that end, you can find him on Twitter crowing about whatever great new guitar band you need to drop everything to hear right now.