There is no universal best strategy. You have to react to your enemies, and be able to counter their reactions to you.
There is a lot of good reading here on the forum. Start with all the pinned posts in the questions and answers section, the community created guides section, and then read everything you can. The more you know the better prepared you will be.
War is a game that is played with a smile. If you can't smile, grin. If you can't grin keep out of the way til you can. - Winston Churchill
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