Archive for September, 2016

What To Keep In Mind When Learning How To Play Poker Online

Poker player on poker table

Many often wonder why they are pros when it comes to playing poker in a casino but they make huge losses every time they try their hand in online poker games. It’s because they have been doing it all wrong; they have forgotten some simple but important facts:

  • Online poker is different

This is one of the most obvious but most ignored online poker facts. You can play the way you always do at a physical table because things have changed. For example, you cannot watch your opponents to determine whether they are bluffing or not. You need a change in technique or else you will keep on losing game after game.

  • You are not a robot

Playing online doesn’t mean you have to play the game 24/7. You need rest and food. Sitting at a desk all day will have huge adverse effects on your back and health. Do not think your brain will be any productive if you don’t take care of the rest of your body.

  • Play at optimum for optimum results

Just like you wouldn’t play poker at the casino after a long tiring day at the office why would you opt to do the same when playing online? If you decide to play, ensure you are not hungry or exhausted. Play in a room or venue clear of distractions. Do not watch television, talk on the phone or Facebook while playing a game. A distracted mind is your enemy in any poker game. Get a comfortable position in a relaxing environment. You have no idea what a cheery room with soothing music can do for you regarding creating positive energy.

  • Yoou are not an expert….. yet

This is new territory, so you need to take time and learn how things get done. Get new software and explore it. Read articles and watch tutorials from the best online poker players you can find. You can never go wrong with learning a bit more than you know.