Poker Strategy

How to Play

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How to play Stud

 This article explains the basic rules of 7 Card Stud.

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How to play Razz

 This article explains the basic rules of Razz (stud for low only)

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How to play Stud High/Low

 This article explains the basic rules of Stud High/Low

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Omaha High only

 This article explains the basic rules of Omaha (High)

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Limit? Spread Limit? Pot Limit? No Limit?

 A quick look at the three main betting structures for poker.

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Draw Poker

 This article explains the basic rules of Draw poker

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Texas Holdem - How to play

 This article explains the basic rules of Texas Holdem Poker

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The Nut Hand in Poker

 Knowing what the nut hand is can save you from embarassing and expensive mistakes.

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Deuce to the seven triple draw lowball.

 This article explains the basic rules of Deuce to the Seven Triple Draw Lowball

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Omaha High Low

 This article explains the basic rules of Omaha High Low (8 or better)

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Pro Tips

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Expected Value and Risk Aversion

 Expected Value isn't as simple as we think

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Bad Beats

 The dreaded bad beat - we've all been there

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Seven Deadly Sins of Poker

 The seven deadly sins will condemn your bankroll to hell! Read all about it here.

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Outs and Board Reading in Omaha

 Jim Green discusses how to read hands and outs in Omaha8

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The most important decision in Holdem

 Game selection is the most important decision in holdem.

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Two Poker Truths

 The Poker Penguin shares two powerful poker truths, read on for more details...

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Game Theory (Snoopy and the Red Baron)

 Give your opponent the opportunity to make the mistake.

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Has your game stalled?

 How to restart your game when it has stalled.

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Playing strong hands

 Premium Hands like AA might not necessarily be profitable for some players. It's a big claim to make, but bear with me

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Some Omaha 8 Dangers

 Jim Green explains some of the potential traps in Omaha

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The Penguin's guide to shorthanded poker

 The Poker Penguin, a good friend of mine, shares his wisdom on the short-handed game

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Re-raising a bet

 The re-raise is a very aggressive play.

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Omaha 8 starting hands

 A discussion on starting hand selection in Omaha High Low 8 or better

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Short Buyins at No Limit Games

 The Poker Penguin says - Never buy in for less than the maximum in a NL game. Here's why:

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The Steal Call

 The Steal Call is one of my favorite plays

Read the full article by Andrew Patterson

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Money Money Money!

 When you sit down at the poker table, your money stops being money.

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Avoid Self Destructing at the Poker Table

 Self destruction at the poker table can doom you to losing all of your chips quickly

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Book Reviews

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David Sklansky's Theory of Poker

 Sklansky's Theory of Poker is not an easy read, but it is one the fundamental books of modern poker

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DD Tournament Poker

 DD Tournament Poker is a good way of practising for multitable tournaments.

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Ed Miller's Small Stakes Holdem

 This book is the graduate course in beating low limit games.

Read the full article by Jim Green

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Doyle Brunson's Super/System 2

 Doyle Brunson (and friends) update the Poker Bible (Super/System I)

Read the full article by Jesse McLean

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David Sklansky's Holdem for Advanced Players

 Holdem for Advanced players by David Sklansky is one of the most important books about the game.

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Andrew Kinsman's Poker on the Internet

 One of many recent books written specifically about online poker, Andrew Kinsman's is a good beginner book.

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Miscellaneous

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Should I go pro?

 Jesse McLean offers his advice on going pro.

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Mythbusting

 There are a lot of wild theories out there about online poker. The Poker Penguin has a look at the more ludicrous ones.

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Connecting in Poker Rooms: How to Share Your Success with Poker Pals

 Using your live chat feature to distribute the class poker once held, while promoting your username for good - not evil.

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Can Anyone Develop Poker Skills Online?

 Learning the basics of poker is instrumental in developing a winning game.

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Alternative Deposit Methods

 Put that credit card away! This is why you should be using an e-wallet

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Playing Poker with Skill and Integrity

 Creating a player friendly atmosphere at the poker table only requires that you know how to play properly.

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Sharing Your Success with Poker Pals

 Using your live chat feature to distribute the class poker once held, while promoting your username for good - not evil.

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Red Kings Poker
Poker games all have rules and regulations and limits that are particular to the variation of game that you are playing. If you are not familiar with these regulations and rules it will make your challenge to get the the money much harder. One of the most effective things you can do prior to starting is take a look at the regulations and strategy help that you can locate at best online gambling websites. Then you should practice at the free tables until you are confident in your ability. Best Online Poker is no exception to this.