Learn And Play Online Poker

Posted: 14/04/2010 | Views: 203 |

There is a complete variety of different poker games to choose from but it is very important that you choose the game which best suits your abilities, your availability and your finances. The best thing that internet has done is providing you with a huge range of poker games, whether free or paid only a few clicks away.

So whether you are new to poker or an experienced Pro, there is something available for everyone. As this article will concentrate mainly on the learning aspect, I think it is always a good point to start with the various types of games and then moving forward on to tips for specific games.

In the past, poker was mainly considered as a game of luck. But for many years, it had been observed that the regular players are winning poker tournaments more often. So it becomes clear that poker is a skill-based game which can be learnt.

So what's the best source of information or platform for learning poker? Well everyone has got their own learning habits and a like for resources, but this article will focus on learning poker online. There are many websites that offer comprehensive poker learning resources. Starting from beginners and moving to advanced levels, from trial games to tournament games, from free games to cash games, you will most likely find what you are looking for.
Poker games vary according to the manner the cards are dealt and whether a higher hand or lower hand wins the kitty. Most poker games usually follow a similar set play but can be basically divided into 4 main categories, straight, stud, seven card stud, draw and community.

In Straight poker players bet in one round with a complete hand being dealt. In straight poker cards of five can be used as a final showdown to win the pot. The highest possible straight being Ace, King, Queen, Jack, Ten and the lowest being five, four, three, two and one. Straight poker is also known as three card brag and is a famous game in United Kingdom.

In Stud card poker the cards are dealt in a prearranged combination of face down and face up rounds followed by a round of betting. The most popular stud card poker is the seven card stud. In this game two extra cards are dealt to each player. There are three cards facing down and four facing up from which the player must play their best hand. There are several variations of stud card poker including razz, eight or better high low stud, etc. Before Texas Holdem Poker, seven card stud was the most popular poker game. Talking of the most popular poker games and you can always learn  poker on an online poker school and at your convenience.

Draw is the most conventional and straightforward form of poker. In this game a complete hand of five cards is dealt face down to each player. Players can discard some of their cards to improve their hand. This is followed by a round of betting.

Community is a variation of stud poker and has got some highly popular variations associated with it. Both Texas Holdem Poker and Omaha Poker are variations of this game. In community games the cards are dealt face up and face down, along with a set of community cards which are dealt into the middle of the table and can be used players to complete their hand of five cards.

So if you are keen to learn poker and are looking for how to play poker, perform an online search and look for the best poker school which has got a good knowledge bank of poker articles and poker videos.

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