Sadly, Amaya’s PokerStars Acquisition Changes Nothing

Much has been written about how great for poker Amaya’s acquisition of PokerStars is for the game. While that’s true, it’s no game-changer. Not by a long shot. What everyone seems to be forgetting in their excitement is that online poker can’t thrive without one essential ingredient. Sadly, even the world’s largest online poker company cannot supply it at the moment. Read on for more details.

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Here’s How to Get More People Playing Online Poker in New Jersey

I believe that the key ingredient to getting more people playing online poker in New Jersey is offline marketing. While online marketing is important, it preaches to the choir. To get more potential recreational players interested, you’ve got to reach their eyeballs in the places they’re looking… and that’s NOT websites that already have to do with gambling. Take to the roads! Confused? Read on to find out what I mean.

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Here’s why people in New Jersey aren’t playing poker online

If you want people to play online poker, they need to know about it in the first place. I noticed something incredibly particular about the offline advertising for online poker in New Jersey while driving around the state for the better part of last month. The details follow in this blog post. Read it if you want to know why more people in New Jersey aren’t playing online poker.

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8 Great Reasons Playing Poker in a Casino Beats Playing a Home Game

Poker is great anywhere you play it, whether online, in a home game or in a casino. There are some distinct advantages, however, to playing poker in a casino and here’s a list of 8 of them.

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Why Don’t More Women Play Poker? Leading Poker Ladies Unite for Change

Ever wonder why there are so few women playing live poker? Poker fans would love to see the game boom again and there are tens of thousands of women who could make this happen, if only they’d summon the courage to step out into the live poker world. In this feature piece, poker’s leading ladies, including all-time women’s leading money winner Vanessa Selbst and Poker Hall of Famer Linda Johnson, united to speak openly about how they’d like to see women advance in the poker world. It is hoped that their voices will be heard far and wide via this article, which I humbly believe has the power to change poker’s status quo.

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Who Will Step Up and Offer the Best Poker Job in the World?

This poker blog post is a follow-up to the successful op-ed I penned a couple months ago, where I proposed an idea for how to revitalize the “dying game of poker”, namely through a contest offering the Best Poker Job in the World. I just had an “aha moment”, however, where I became convinced that the idea could be implemented in a different, and possibly better, more appropriate, way. Want the details? Read on.

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