|The Lounge | Champions | The Wire | Schedule | Audio | Arcade | The Top Ten | Historical | Email | Video|
Playing Online Poker For A Living
Playing online poker for a living is absolutely doable, but it takes a combination of talent, dedication, patience, discipline and disposition to succeed.
You must study and constantly work on the weak parts of your game. Reading a book like "Texas Holdem for Advanced Players" once, will not be good enough. You will have to read it over and over, and you must truly consume, study and learn it. You must take the game seriously at all times, maintaining your focus and always continue to learn, even when you are away from the table.
Knowing where and at what times the the loosest middle and upper limit poker games are played are the number one secret for those that play professional poker online. Online poker professionals win most of their money from the weak players(fishes-suckers), so finding a table with two or three fishes on it, is extremely important if you want to succeed at this game. Tight and conservative poker tables are not profitable to play on, even for the professionals.
Finding the right table to play on will take some time and effort from your side, but will definately be worth it if you are serious of making a living playing this great and complex game.
There are some great benefits playing online poker for a living compare to live casino poker.
*No intimidation from other players.
*No waiting around for a table.
*You can play wearing your socks only.
*No travelling expences.
*You pay no tips to the dealer.
*The rake is much lower.
TO BE SUCCESSFUL AT ONLINE POKER YOU HAVE TO:
Constantly change your style of play. Don't be predictable in your betting patterns.
Keep reading and practicing the game as often as possible.
Playing interactive poker on a Turbo Software program combined with reading a great poker book like Hold'em for advanced players is the best way of improving your game."
Only play in poker rooms that has a few fishes at the table.
Only play with money you can afford to loose. Have a poker bankroll and keep a record of your wins and losses.
Always give the game 100% of your attention when you are sitting at the table.
Take some time away from the poker table if you have suffered more than three consecutive losses.
Win more by playing fewer hands. A bet saved is the same as a bet won. Play quality hands and fold the junk, and you will see your bank-roll increase.
Webmaster for TRUE POKER GUIDE A website providing information on rules and strategies for all poker games played at home, online and in casinos today.
Thomas Sweetz: Will gambling continue to provide governments with tax revenue? - Allentown Morning Call
Playing Low Limit Shorthanded Holdem Online
When it comes to playing shorthanded games online, one size definitely does not fit all. Certain concepts, aggression being the most important, are paramount no matter WHAT level you are playing; but the low limit games with its preponderance of loose, passive opponents mandate a slightly different style of play be used to maximize profits.
Halftime Wagering Part 2
Examples of pre-game research are to see how the teams play in the first half compared to the second half. Look at their stats and points scored for each half and make charts for when they are behind and in front at halftime.
Do the Laundry or Win the Lottery
On the Friday afternoon drive home, I'm relieved the weekend has finally arrived. Sleeping in, afternoons at the pool and?the looming pile of clothes on the laundry room floor! The endless list of household tasks never seems to go away.
Helpful Stop Gambling Links & Information For The Compulsive Gambler, Family & Friends Of A Gambler
Over the past few years stop gambling websites have helped thousands of people whose lives were negatively affected by a compulsive gambling addiction.These stop gambling websites are available to help you in your quest to address compulsive gambling addiction.
Slot Machine Basics
The first slot machine came into being in 1895. Since then, they have witnessed not much of evolution.
Win Every Single Time You Play Poker, Chips Or No Poker Chips, Guaranteed
Having played many, many poker games in my time and having studied numerous gurus and professional players for tips and strategy advice, I have finally learned one guaranteed method for walking away from any poker game no matter what cards I am dealt or who I am playing against.Now, please understand, I am not a great statistics man and I sure don't have a photographic memory.
Gambling in Monte Carlo
Along the French Riviera, the Principality of Monaco Houses the small city of Monte Carlo. The city clings to the shore of the Mediterranean in beautiful sprawls of secluded bays and the small port of Monte Carlo.
The Lottery Jackpot: Why You Havent Won Yet - And What You Can Do About It
Did you miss the lottery jackpot because the planets were in the wrong alignment..
In order for a player to enjoy a more pleasant and memorable time at a casino, while taking precautions to minimise one's losses, it is very important to follow a basic set of gambling tips or guidelines.Understand the game: This may seem like a very obvious rule, but you would be surprised at how many people place bets on games they don't fully understand.
The Secrets of Cold Tables
The CrapshooterThe Secrets of Cold TablesPssst..
My Casino Blackjack Variation Game
I have played millions of hands of blackjack. I started sneaking into the casinos when I was 16.
Online Casino Black Jack
Online casino black jack is said to have originated in France in the early 1700's and has since spread across the world. With the emergence of the internet, virtual blackjack has become one of the most popular casino games played online.
Online Gambling Casinos - Wear Your Thinking Cap and Prosper
I receive many emails each week from people who deposited money at an online casino, only to walk away empty handed merely minutes later. Most of them are quite upset andunderstandably so.
Why Gamble on Sports?
Its really not that big of a stretch of the ole imagination to think that today's gamblers are no different than gamblers of old, the only real difference is what gamblers of old wagered on and what gamblers of today wager on.Today we gamble on a lot of the very same things that gamblers of yesterday wagered on, with regard to wagering on horse races, cards, dice, and even political elections to name a few, but gamblers today have the ability to wager on a much wider assortment of things including but not limited to church and fire hall bingo, slot machines, poker machines and even state sponsored lotteries, heck, today we even have a state who has an economy built around gambling halls or what we now refer to as casinos.
Winning at Slots, The Best Strategies
Casino gambling is often played with a gambling strategy in mind. This is however not normally the case with slot machines.
Virtual Casino Etiquette
There are a few points of virtual casino etiquette that one should adhere to when gambling online. Just like being at a real life social event, it's good etiquette to be polite and courteous to everyone else in the gaming room.
Why Online Poker is Better Than Land Based Poker
Online Poker has become the greatest hit in the online gambling industry, being current cash cow and source of income for many people involved. It provides an unique opportunity for the world's top players, who enjoy poker action against each other or any player without leaving home.
Online Casino - What Is It?
Entertaining industry conquerors more and more space of our lives. Any inventions in any technical sphere of life attract those who are involved in entertainment business.
Big blind with my jack-three off suit, I found myself able to see a free flop as the action was checked back to me. Typically, jack-three off suit is a hand I, or any other poker player with the slightest knowledge of the game would not even look twice at, but when the flop of communal cards comes out jack-eight-three, it is a very pleasant surprise.
Becoming a Consistent Winner at Online Low-Limit Texas Hold 'Em
Start with Small Stakes and Play Tight, Tight, and More TightStart SmallBegin playing with small stakes. This might seem obvious to most but my experience has shown me two things.
Section Site Map - Submit News - Feedback - Comments - Advertise with Us
Copyright © 2006 Luminati Inc. All rights reserved.