bad poker player

In poker, you often find yourself hitting a wall at some point You might be a decent player, but for some reason you keep losing session after session. In times like these, it pays to take a step back and examine what it is that you’re doing wrong. Retool your game by studying your weaknesses.

You might not realize that making just a few solid, but critical, adjustments could be the keys to becoming a winning poker player (once again). We list a few common weaknesses that losing players tend to exhibit. Fix ’em and you’ll likely notice a lot of those poker sessions turning from the red to the black.

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mobile poker

Whether for money or not, you’ll find legions of people who enjoy playing online poker on their mobile devices. Considering they have the choice to also play on a PC or laptop, one might wonder what the advantages and disadvantages are of playing on a mobile device.

In this article, we list a few of the main pros and cons of playing online poker on your mobile. With arguments in favor and against, there’s usually one factor which tips the scales in favor of mobile. Read on to see what we mean.

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etiquette

Just because you know poker’s hand rankings doesn’t mean you understand everything there is to know about how to play the game. Beyond strategy, there’s a litany of poker etiquette rules that players must follow. Unfortunately, not everyone is always capable of doing so.

Here’s our list of five of the most important poker etiquette rules to follow. Even if you know them and abide by them, they’re worthwhile to review, if only to share them (politely) with other players when the situation warrants it.

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poker night

There are home games and there are HOME GAMES! A night around the table playing poker with your buddies is always fun, but some home games really take the cake. How? By the host going to extra lengths to enhance the experience.

If you’re looking to take your home poker game to the next level, we’ve put together a list of 5 bona fide suggestions for you to accomplish precisely that. It’ll mean some investment on your part, but trust us – it’s worth it!

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Duna Poker tournament rooms

Millions of people visit Budapest each year. The Hungarian capital might not be a poker hub, but there’s great poker to be found there at the Duna Poker room. If you’re passing through Budapest or planning a vacation there, it’s a place you ought to go and visit for a fun time at the felt.

As the overwhelming majority of the room’s players are locals, it’s no surprise that there’s a stark lack of English-language information about playing poker in Budapest, Hungary. Thus, I hope that my review of the Duna Poker Room proves useful and informative.

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Next Level Poker

There’s a tremendous amount of overhead associated with producing a well-run poker tournament series. WSOP bracelet winner Chris ‘Fox’ Wallace believe that he’s found ways to cut the costs while not sacrificing on the quality of the event.

He founded Next Level Poker with the goal of implementing these ideas, producing great poker tournaments at a low cost, and passing these savings on to the players and the hosting casinos.

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adjustments

If you’re looking for new ways to lock up some profits and prevent your opponents from taking your chips, making some strategic adjustments could be the way to go.

Generally speaking, advanced poker players need to be ready to mix things up so as to keep opponents off balance. Winning players also understand the inherent value of making such adjustments, so why not ensure that you’re one of them?!

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Over the past couple of years, I’ve amassed my fair share of poker swag. Having had the good fortune to attend a number of high-profile poker events around the world, I can tell you that it always pays to be on the lookout for freebies; you’ll often be able to grab some useful stuff!

Poker companies are known for distributing some fun swag, so we’ve compiled a list of seven of the most useful poker swag items you’re likely to come across. Happy collecting!

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bad publicity

Poker has been on the upswing in recent years. With so much going for it, there’s been a lot of talk in the poker community about what’s good for poker. With that said, we’re pretty sure there’s universal agreement on the types of things that would be classified as bad for poker.

Here’s a list of three hypothetical situations that would undeniably set poker back in its quest for mainstream recognition and acceptance. Let’s hope they can be avoided!

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