Online Poker Tips

The internet has revolutionized various aspects of our lives in a positive way and poker is no exception! Joining a room and getting started playing online poker is a breeze, which is why several old school offline players are now gradually shifting to online poker rooms. Another advantage with online poker is there are rooms and services available for virtually any skill level. It is also important to understand that the role of luck in the game online is more. This is because certain aspects available offline isn’t for online games.

Bets to Avoid at Craps Table

Although the most common bets at the craps table are place bets on the points and the pass line, you will often see other players tossing chips at the dealer and yelling for a huge variety of bets.  Common bets include ‘hardways’ – a roll where both dice have the same number.  For example, ‘eight the hardway’ would consist of a roll in which each die shows a four, making a total of eight.

Calculating Your Outs

It will happen often you find yourself in the situation where your hand needs to improve to end up winning. Every card that makes you the best hand, is called an out. Estimating this number of possible outs is thus a very important skill to master when playing poker. If you can calculate your outs, you know how big an underdog you are, and what pot odds you need to justify a call.

Horse Poker: Holdem, Omaha, Razz, Stud and Stud 8

Until now we have seen only individual poker games and their categories. Anyone can play them, whether pro, amateur or casual. Enter the new game called HORSE. This variant adds a challenging twist to the standard poker rules: It is not just a game; it is a medley of several different games!