- Don't play too many starting hands.
Human nature forces many players to
play too many starting hands when they
don't have good cards. Be patient even
if you are a bit bored. Avoid saying
"I came here to play poker, not to
- Play less skillful openents. Your winnings will depend on luck and
the skill of the other players. I can't
help you with the luck, but your odds
of winning will be better playing against
worse players. You may want to try
a lower stake game.
- Watch your oponents. Get to know
your oponents betting habits or tells.
Get into the habit of watching them
carefully when you have folded your
hand. Another good way to watch the
other players would be to wait to
look at your cards until it is your
turn to act. Ensure that you are sure
of yourself before using this strategy.
- Ensure that you play at limits that
are within your bankroll. Even if
you are a great player and have the
advantage over most opponents, be wary
of the fluctuations or
risk going broke. You will have losing
streaks so be ready for them.
Online Poker Tips
- Play at a reputable
Look for internet sites that have
good reputations, provide timely payment,
and a history of treating their players
- Keep track your deposits and withdrawals.
Occsionally, I have had to email
the casino to ensure I get paid within
a reasonable timeframe.