Advanced Pub Poker Strategy | How to Dominate Bar Poker

Learning how to win at bar poker takes knowledge and practice. However, there is no book or even definitive guide out there that offers tips on pub poker strategy. Trust me, I looked. I guess since there is no money in it, people just aren't willing to take the time...

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What Is a Good Win Rate in Poker? | It Depends

Knowing what a good poker win rate is, both live and online, is important to know in order to maximize your hourly rate and exercise optimal bankroll management practices. In this article, I will cover what type of win rate can be expected across a variety of stakes...

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Common Online Poker Tells | The 15 Most Reliable

Learning to spot and identify the common online poker tells is an important piece of the puzzle when it comes to gathering information on our opponents. Along with any reads that we get via betting patterns, the various tells allow us to paint a full picture of how an...

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The 10 Most Effective Ways To Beat Micro Stakes Poker

Poker at the micro stakes is where most of us start our cash game journey. It is important to start creating good habits now that will carry over once you move on to higher stakes. While the micros can be beaten without too much effort, there are a few pitfalls that...

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Stealing & Defending Blinds in Poker | Strategy Guide

Understanding how to both steal and defend blinds in poker is crucial for success and there's no way around it. If you have a weak strategy and are fighting for the blinds incorrectly, or worse, not fighting at all, then you are waging an insurmountable uphill battle...

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How Does Poker Equity Work? | Made Hands vs. Draws

Understanding how equity works in poker can be a difficult task for even seasoned players. When you start talking about hand equity versus ranges and how to use that information to play better poker, confusion can creep in and it's difficult to sort out why the heck...

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Who Shows Their Cards First in a Poker Showdown?

When showdown is reached in a poker hand, it can often be a confusing moment for live poker players. Deciding who shows their cards first is a common argument in both tournaments and cash games. Let's settle what the showdown rules are once and for all. Who shows...

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What Is Slow Rolling in Poker? | Definition & Meaning

Poker is a funny game with seemingly contradictory ideas found in abundance. On one hand lying, needling, and even overtly trash talking other players is an everyday part of gameplay. On the other hand, there are lines that are taboo and should never be crossed. One...

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What Is a Good Win Rate in Poker? | It Depends

Knowing what a good poker win rate is, both live and online, is important to know in order to maximize your hourly rate and exercise optimal bankroll management practices. In this article, I will cover what type of win rate can be expected across a variety of stakes...

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16 Vital Poker Tips Every Beginner Should Know

It's challenging to find beginner poker tips that actually help you win money. There is so much confusing information out there that it can be frustrating when trying to learn the game. Most of the Texas Hold'em tips focus on how to play poker and less on the things...

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BetOnline Poker Review 2019 | By a Real Player

Finding a legit poker site that best matches your playing style can be difficult. I have played countless hands and on just about every poker website out there and have figured out a few things about them along the way. I wrote this article to pass along that...

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What Is Slow Rolling in Poker? | Definition & Meaning

Poker is a funny game with seemingly contradictory ideas found in abundance. On one hand lying, needling, and even overtly trash talking other players is an everyday part of gameplay. On the other hand, there are lines that are taboo and should never be crossed. One...

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Are Poker Players Smart? It Depends

I have played for money as a professional poker player for over 10 years now. The ride is definitely a rollercoaster that takes a specific skill set in order to excel. It takes a lot more than just pure intelligence or a high IQ to win at the game. In fact, just being...

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7 Creative Ways to Play Poker Without Chips

I was at a friend's house recently and the topic of poker came up. During the conversation, he asked me, "can you play poker without chips?" After answering him, the question got me thinking so I did a bit of research and decided to share a few tips on how to play...

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