Maximize Your Profit From Online Poker
This article should only be read by those who have mastered the “solid poker” play style. If you are not yet making a consistent profit from online poker, consider reading more articles on improving your game first, then come back to this article.
Change the blind levels that you are playing at (cash game). Too often poker players get ‘tunnel vision’, thinking that once they have moved up to a higher blinded poker table they cannot change from this. The biggest factor in optimising your profit from poker, is the ratio between the table blind level and the average pot size. If you can reduce your blind level slightly, but increase your average pot-blind level ratio dramatically, it is well worth it. When you are serious about making money online from poker, you must learn to operate multiple online poker tables (as discussed below POKER 88.
Play on multiple tables. This is essential in building your profits, however, you need to be confident that you have all the necessary poker skills and strategies to pull it off. If you are liable to rash decision making then playing on a single table is more advantageous. The multi table strategy is underused, and the theory behind using it is incredibly simple. If you are averaging a 10% stack increase per hour from one table, if you can stake the same money at two tables (and play at the same standard), you will double your profits to a 20% stack increase per hour average.
Play on the best sites. The spectrum of online poker players is vast, from players with no knowledge of the basic hands to players who make a living from poker. Reading poker website reviews is a time investment well worth it. Some poker sites attract solid poker players, looking to make a steady profit from poker. Other sites attract sports betters and casino players, who tend to try their hand at poker after a large win in there primary gambling sector. These are the players you want to find sitting at the poker table. Their emotions are running high, they’re feeling lucky and they’re ready to give away their money (even if they don’t realise it)!