11 Poker Lessons for New Players

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Whether you’re a beginner in search of some basic tips or a seasoned pro looking to sharpen your fundamentals, this post is for you. We’ve broken down the 11 essential lessons of poker that will turn you into a winning player. We will look in-depth at some of the most important pre-flop and flop strategies that will help you feel more confident at any poker table. Continue reading

The 10 Best Apps for Learning Poker


Online poker has been popular for at least a decade. As a result, if you type in “Poker” into any app store, you will be bombarded with several hundred options. Trying to filter out the games and finding the top training apps could prove to be a fruitless task. Continue reading

The 6 Best Poker Podcasts

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With the top players earning in excess of $20 million from poker, it’s not surprising many want to discover what makes them tick. How can you be the next David Negreanu or Phil Ivey? How do you become a shark? Continue reading

The 4 Best Poker Sites for US Players


The legality of playing online poker in the United States is a matter of much discussion at the moment. Legislation has made simply logging onto your favorite poker site, making a deposit, playing, and withdrawing your funds a thing of the past.

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How To Read Your Opponent in Online Poker


By now, most online poker players know about the benefits of using a head-up display (HUD) like Poker Copilot to get a read on your opponents.

The information that a HUD displays for each of the players sitting at the table with you is invaluable when you’re deciding how to approach a particular hand. Knowing exactly how loose, tight, passive, or aggressive your opponent is can be an enormous benefit for a serious online player.

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Essential No Limit Holdem Strategy: The Straight Draw



Welcome to Poker Copilot’s Essential Strategy series, where we take a look at tactics, techniques, and concepts you’ll need to understand if you want to become a winning poker player.

Today’s post is about one of the trickiest situations novice players can get themselves into – the straight draw. Continue reading

The Five Best Poker Books Every Serious Player Must Read

While interacting with fellow players in discussion forums, watching a training video presented by a seasoned pro, or reading a blog on your favorite poker site are all excellent ways of improving your game, there will be times when even the most digitally integrated of us want to step away from the laptop for our poker fix.

Fortunately, there is a wealth of terrific poker material available in long-form, with some of the game’s most revered analysts having published books in traditional and electronic form. Continue reading