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Best Online Poker Advice

by Chante Hackler (2019-09-02)

So what can we say about the game of poker? Well, we could state that Poker is these days extremely popular online card game, where people bet in to the pot (money or chips in the middle of the poker table) with either fully or partially hidden cards (relies upon the variation of poker that's being played).

How do we determine winner at poker? The player with the best poker card combination picks up the pot, but you may win pots in other way too. Especially at Texas Holdem poker variation, picking up pots without showing your cards to your opponents is a common practice.

This happens in situations, where one player gets other player/players to give up their hand (fold or muck) before the showdown, meaning before or at the final round of betting. If you get your opponents to fold their hand before or on the river (playing Texas Hold 'em poker), in which case you pick up all the money that has accumulated itself within the pot and you do not even have to show your poker card combination or so called hand.

But lets get back to basic. Everything begins with placement of initial bets (blinds) into the pot before any cards will be in fact dealt. Depends on the poker game variation, but this really is usually completed by one, two or perhaps more players at the table. For example, Texas Hold 'em has two blind bets, small blind as well as the big blind.

After the blinds are already posted, all the players get their cards from the dealer and also the one who makes the most effective card combination or even the one who manages to get all their opponents to give up their poker hand or combination, wins the pot and all the money accumulated in it.

Poker is extremely simple game yes, but don't let that simplicity trick you, because there is much more to poker, especially to Texas Hold 'em, so ensure you learn some basic or advanced poker strategies, before actually hitting live or online poker tables.