Online Poker Rooms

Written by Stanley Majors

Many gamblers shy away fromrepparttar table games at land based casinos out of fear. If you'd like to learn how to play poker, there is no better place to learn how to play this truly entertaining game than at one ofrepparttar 136073 many online poker rooms.

Online Poker Rooms have become popular for two important reasons, convenience and privacy. It is a lot more convenient to play online than having to go down to a real casino. You can play online poker anytime and anywhere you like. And because you are playing inrepparttar 136074 privacy of your own home, it is much easier to learn a new casino game.

To begin playing online poker for free you can visit: TridentPoker

Semi Bluffing

Written by Stanley Majors

Bluffing is an important part of most poker player's games. Knowing when and how to bluff will dramatically increase your win percentages. Semi-bluffing is an extra weapon for your Texas Holdem poker armoury.

The differences between bluffing and semi-bluffing :

Bluffing is defined as an act of deception by a false show of confidence inrepparttar strength of your cards. Basically, you're trying to convince your opponents that your hand is unbeatable. When you choose to bluff, you're actually hoping that everyone else folds. If anyone calls you'll be onrepparttar 136065 losing end ofrepparttar 136066 round.

However, Semi Bluffing falls between normal betting and bluffing. A Semi buff is very similar to a bluff,repparttar 136067 only difference being that you can still make a winning hand. So if someone calls your semi-bluff you can still findrepparttar 136068 last card to make a winning flush or straight.

When to semi-bluff: The best time to semi-bluff is if you have to good hand that is only one card away from being an almost unbeatable hand. You'll play a semi-bluff beforerepparttar 136069 river, leaving openrepparttar 136070 possibility of picking up an extra card that should win it for you.

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