Category Archives: Poker Tips

Free poker tips to enhance your poker game

The Importance of Position

If you watch a lot of poker on television, you’ve probably noticed how most no-limit hold’em hands are contested heads-up after the flop. A player opens with a raise, another calls, then it’s just the two of them battling for the pot thereafter. The same is true if you happen to rail online poker games involving better…

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Calculating Your Win Rate

In this article we’ll first address how to calculate your win rate for both cash games and tournaments. Then we’ll consider a few ways you might use that information to improve your game going forward, including talking about both the positives and the pitfalls that can potentially come with a knowledge of your win rate.…

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The Check-Raise

You’ve learned Texas hold’em and like many first starting out want to play as much as you can. Say you’ve made your first deposit online or had an initial taste of live poker at a casino. You want to get back to the tables, but know you should brush up on strategy first in order…

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Do’s and Dont’s of Hold’em Tips

In no-limit hold’em, the term “slow playing” doesn’t typically refer to players thinking about their decisions for a long time and playing their hands too slowly — although that is a commonly discussed topic these days, especially in tournaments. Rather, slow playing usually refers to a player playing a strong hand weakly in order to…

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Texas Hold Em Tips

There are several different poker games, each with its own rules and strategies. If you already know the basics of classic poker, learning the game of Texas Holdem might be an easier task. Texas Holdem is the most famous poker game. Most players can be found in the virtual poker rooms. Between 2 and 10…

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How to play Texas Holdem

There are several different poker games, each with its own rules and strategies. If you already know the basics of classic poker, learning the game of Texas Holdem might be an easier task. Texas Holdem is the most famous poker game. Most players can be found in the virtual poker rooms. Between 2 and 10…

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Most beginners make the mistake of sitting at a table without checking the quality of that table. Poker rooms almost always have some kind of statistical information about the single table with which it is relatively easy to get a first impression of the different player levels. The two most important sources of information are…

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Poker hand ranking

Each player receives two cards that the other players cannot see. These are called ‘hole cards’ or ‘pocket cards.’ In addition, each hand has five community cards, which are exposed during the game to all participants. The goal is to get the best poker hand with 5 of the 7 cards. It does not matter…

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Texas Holdem Strategy

Let’s now take a closer look at Texas Holdem strategy and the pattern that is essential for beginners to learn. The chart shows how many hands you are supposed to play depending on which position you sit in at the table. Example: You are sitting as player 6 to the left of the dealer button…

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