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A Guide to Online Poker: Then, Now and the Future

Since the turn of the millennium, online poker has changed dramatically. Thanks to technological innovations, improvements in services and a popularity boom caused by a certain Chris Moneymaker, the industry is now booming. In fact, according…

Daniel Negreanu ~ Poker Legend

Born in 1974, Canadian Daniel Negreanu is one of the most recognised players in the poker world. Highly successful, he is Las Vegas based and in 1998, at 23 years of age, rose to fame when he became the youngest world championship event winner…
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In Poker Flops Count

One of the great things about no-limit Hold'em is you have the opportunity to make a bet of whatever size you would like. This gives you plenty of freedom to control the game. Plus it also allows you to dictate the odds your opponents will be…
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The Poker Gap Concept

The poker gap concept was first introduced by the professional poker player, and respected gambling author, David Sklansky. A player needs to have a better hand to call a raise, than they would require to open the action with a raise themselves. The…
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What Is High Stakes Poker Metagame?

Metagame and metgaming are terms often banded around by players of mid to high stakes poker when they are discussing how a specific hand played out. In short, metagame is a term used to describe when a player uses external influences to affect…
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Making The Most of Poker Talk

If you've ever watched a poker game on YouTube you will see a myriad of ways that players stop themselves from getting distracted. Hats, headphones, sunglasses are all very trendy. Sunglasses and hats are understandable. You don't want to inadvertently…
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Using Your Position In Poker

The first thing you should know about playing your position in poker is how the actual positions work. With each new game at the table, poker moves clockwise, away from the dealer. The player immediately to the left of the dealer acts first.…
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Poker Experience is Everything

One of the most appealing aspects of poker is that it seems like a relatively simple game to learn. And, on the surface, it is a simple game to learn. It is a game based on basic mathematics but it is also one that you never stop learning from.…

Chris Ferguson ~ Poker Legend

One of the more easily recognisable professionals of the game, Chris ‘Jesus’ Ferguson is one of the best poker players around. Famous for his cowboy hat, long hair, and beard, he has been on the poker circuit for most of his life. Interestingly,…

Taking Notes in Poker Tournaments

One solid tip for poker beginners is to take notes in poker tournaments. Many players fail to do even though it is a very good way of increasing your win-rate and it's completely free. There are a couple of reasons why players don't take notes.…

Picking Up Poker Tells Online

Picking up tells when playing online poker is more difficult than if you are playing in a casino. Mainly because you cannot physically see your opponent. However, that is not to say it is impossible to pick on on some tells that are there for…
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Improve Your Poker Game

Poker is a game that continually evolves. Unless you, the poker player, evolve with it you will sadly be left behind. And we don't want that to happen! Therefore, you should be always looking for ways to improve your poker game and the strategies…