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|B Diminished chord intervals and notes|
|Intervals||1 - b3 - b5 - 6|
|Notes in B dim||B - D - F - G# (Ab)|
The diminished chord is a triad with two minor thirds, or a minor third and a diminished fifth, which gives us an unstable chord, which needs to be resolved to another chord.
Here are 6 voicings of the Bdim guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.
Chord theory is helpful in undertanding why each chord is played the way it is. If you really want to advance, learn the theory behind chords as well.
When learning chords, try not looking at your fretting fingers after a while, since you'll need to be able to form the chord without peeking.