As a keen online poker player you're naturally eager to hone every aspect of your game. Here at Poker Analysts, our aim is to provide poker players with everything they need to improve their game, sharpen their skills and navigate the sometimes confusing world of online poker with confidence.
Poker, as every serious player knows, is far more than a simple game of chance. It's a sophisticated blend of knowledge, character and experience – with more than a little skill thrown into the mix! We've done our best to address all those aspects of the game throughout the site with a blend of articles and in-depth guides covering all parts of the game.
We've listed some of the main categories we cover below. If you feel there's a part of the online poker experience that we should go into more detail on in the site, please feel free to get in touch. We welcome feedback from all players!
Online Poker Tips
It's amazing the difference just a few quick tips or the right word of advice heard in the right context can make. Our tips section is rich in examples of commonsense advice that will give you an instant headstart over the competition in terms of general gameplay and preparation.
The Psychology Of Poker
Poker is a deeply psychological game. 90% of your success will be determined by your overall mental approach. Sure, a winning mentality is a huge part of this but mastery of your emotions is equally important.
You'll find articles throughout the site exploring the mental side of the game and explaining psychological theories you can leverage to improve your overall position.
Online Poker Payment Methods
You'll need to be fully up to speed on funding methods for your account in order to play poker online. This is an aspect of account setup that can be baffling for newcomers and even cause experienced players problems.
In our series of in-depth guides on account funding, you'll find complete breakdowns of all the common funding options. The most popular remain the traditional use of credit cards such as Visa and Mastercard.
Newer and potentially more flexible options in the realm of online e-wallets such as Paypal and Skrill are increasingly making inroads among players as well. Tech savvy players with a tolerance for currency fluctuation risk are also starting to explore options such as Bitcoin which is accepted in a growing number of online casinos.
We'll talk you through the pros and cons of each option in detail so you can make the best choice to suit your needs.
Play Online Poker for Real Money
There are two basic options when it comes to playing online poker – either casual games purely for fun where there is no money at stake or serious games with real money on the line.
Both have their place of course, depending on mood and inclination. We'll explore the options for both in detail to point you in the right direction when you're making your choice.
Online Poker Bonuses
You're probably aware that you stand to earn potentially large bonuses when you sign up with a new online poker account. We've broken out all the options into a series of simple to understand categories covering the different types of bonuses on offer.
You'll find detailed information on deposit bonuses and no-deposit bonuses along with when to opt for which one. We also provide information on exactly what type of regular account bonuses you should be looking for after your account is set up and how to go about earning them.