Poker Beginners Guides

What, exactly, is a continuation bet and how should you use it? What are the 10 ways Texas Hold’em Beginners lose the most money? What’s a scare card and how do you play against one? Our complete beginners guides walk you through some specific elements of Texas Hold’em all the way from concept to execution. Read them all below – and send them along to your friends.

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Pro Tips: The Biggest Mistakes Poker Beginners Make on Every Street

In 2015, Nick "caecilius" Petrangelo won over $3.4 million playing cards. I know. It boggles the mind. He's won the…

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10 Ways Texas Hold’em Beginners Bleed Money

New players to the game of Texas Hold'em are prone to several very common mistakes. Avoiding these traps and mistakes…

8 min
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Why Your Bets Need a Purpose in Texas Hold'em

If you want to be successful in No-Limit Hold'em, you have to act with a plan in mind at all…

7 min
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A Quick Guide to Better Poker Bets: Pot-Limit, No-Limit & Limit

Want to maximize your profit in pot-limit poker games? Limit games? No-Limit games? Then it's imperative to learn the most…

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What is a Continuation Bet in Poker?

Get the chips. What is a C-Bet? The basic idea is that when you raise before the flop you are…

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The 5 Most Common Beginner Mistakes in Poker

Every mistake you make at a poker table costs you money. Unfortunately for most poker beginners, it's hard to learn…

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Should I Play Poker Tournaments or Poker Cash Games?

One of the biggest differences between poker tournaments and poker cash games is your investment versus your return. Bad beats…

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The Basics of Blinds and Betting in Poker

Depending on what style and limit of poker you're playing, the ante or blind structure will vary. We've added a…

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Beginners Guide to No-Limit Texas Hold'em

Strategy Guide for No-Limit Texas Hold'em (Cash Game) IntroductionKey Advice and Common MistakesPre-Flop PlayFlop PlaySpecific Holdings at Flop PlayOn the…

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