Archive for the 'Instructional posts' Category

A Good Loser

Monday, January 31st, 2011

To be a long term winner at poker, you have to be good at losing. You’re going to lose. You’re going to lose often. The more you play the more times you are going to lose. It’s the nature of poker. Poker has too much luck involved for a person to become the New England […]

Continuation bet success rate?

Monday, January 24th, 2011

How often does my continuation bet on the flop need to be successful for it to be worthwhile? This is basic and important information, but I had forgotten how the calculation works. It seemed like a good time to review. ~ I was looking at some recent $10nl FR Rush poker stats in my tracker […]

Top poker hand ranges, by percentage

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

If a player opens 2% of all hands preflop from early position, what does that look like? Or if he opens 5% from early position, what does that mean? Here’s the top hands, and what percentage that represents. For every pair, there are 6 possible hands. For every suited hole cards, there are only 4 […]

Beginner poker tips

Friday, November 26th, 2010

If you want to win more than the other beginners, here’s how: Know what constitutes a good hand, for that position, for that situation. And stick with it. If you don’t know your starting hands to play for Texas no limit holdem poker, see here. Keep in mind that how good your hand is depends […]

Deuces Cracked videos free until Nov 21

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010

Deuces Cracked, one of the top poker coaching sites, is allowing non-paying members to view their coaching videos free until November 21. I had a membership for a time and so I know that there are some great poker coaching videos there. This will give me a chance to catch up with some of the […]

Keine Begrenzung halten sie; eine andere Anfängerstrategie. Teil 1: Preflop Handvorwähler

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

Dieses wird für Sie geschrieben, wenn Sie planen, dich einem Heimspiel, einem Firmageldbeschaffer anzuschließen, um etwas Spielgeld online zu spielen, oder, die Mikrotabellen versuchend. Wenn Sie ein Turnier spielen (MTT; multi Tabellenturnier), sitzen und gehen (SnG oder STT; einzelnes Tabellenturnier) oder ein freeroll, diese Grundlagen können noch zutreffen, aber, benötigen Sie etwas Änderung für, wenn […]

The Free, Online, Concise Guide for Beginners to No Limit Texas Holdem Poker

Friday, September 3rd, 2010

The Free, Online, Concise Guide for Beginners to No Limit Texas Holdem Poker is now available, free, for viewing or download. The Free, Online, Concise Guide for Beginners to No Limit Texas Holdem Poker is an e-book. It is available at SmashWords for online reading in HTML or JavaScript, or you can download it for […]

Desiging a poker bot

Sunday, August 15th, 2010

Well, I’m not really designing a poker bot, per se. But it’s an approach that I’m planning to use for a while. A respected (by others besides myself) poker friend of mine once suggested establishing a goal for your poker sessions, such as, focus on opportunities to float. Then you would keep an eye out […]