SPR Explained | How to Use It to Become a Better Poker Player

SPR Explained | How to Use It to Become a Better Poker Player

The meaning of stack to pot ratios or SPR in poker is a common question among players learning the game. While it seems like a complicated concept at face value, its meaning is actually based soundly on common sense. I have been writing about and teaching how to use...
How to Play Short Stack Poker (Free Strategy Guide & Charts)

How to Play Short Stack Poker (Free Strategy Guide & Charts)

When it comes to learning how to play short stack poker in cash games it can be difficult to know where to begin. I remember back in 2010 when I first tried short stacking. There was literally no good information available out there. After basically figuring it out on...
6 Ways to Know When to Fold in Poker

6 Ways to Know When to Fold in Poker

We are led to believe by TV commentators that knowing when to fold because their opponent is holding the nuts is some innate ability that only a few people possess. There are also superstitious players out there that think others can “read souls.” This is...
Set Mining in Poker: Definition, Odds, and Strategy

Set Mining in Poker: Definition, Odds, and Strategy

While building an entire poker strategy around set mining is no longer a viable path to being a winning player, it is still important to fully understand the concept. In the right situation, this tool is undoubtedly useful when implemented correctly. I myself am a...
Free Poker Preflop Range Chart (With Printable PDF)

Free Poker Preflop Range Chart (With Printable PDF)

Whether you are new to poker or just looking for pre-flop range advice on which hands to play in certain situations, you have come to the right place. I have been playing and winning at poker since 2008 and have put together some charts for you. The chart will work...
Representing a Hand in Poker: The Key To Maximizing Profit

Representing a Hand in Poker: The Key To Maximizing Profit

In order to maximize profit you need to remain mindful of what hand you are representing during the course of a poker hand. You must always view how any action you take will be viewed by your opponents. This is perhaps the most important basic concept relating to...
10 Reasons to Try Playing Short Stack Poker in Cash Games

10 Reasons to Try Playing Short Stack Poker in Cash Games

There are many benefits to playing a short stack in cash games. However, most of the advantages are still unknown to most players. In fact, I was recently asked on my YouTube channel why someone would choose to buy in for only 30 or 40 big blinds. I have been a...
Can Poker Be a Career? – 17 Tips for Playing Poker for a Living

Can Poker Be a Career? – 17 Tips for Playing Poker for a Living

If you are exploring the possibility making poker a career then you have come to the right place. I have played poker semi-professionally for over 10 years and can give you solid advice. Can poker be a career? In order to make a living playing poker as a career, it...