People often ask me, if you wanted to learn poker from scratch in 2019, how would you do it? And specifically in No Limit Texas Hold’em which is by far the most popular game these days.
Well, I think there are a number of clear paths to poker success that I would suggest for anybody who is looking to learn poker for the first time.
In fact, there is a very specific game-plan that I would
Let’s face it, poker is a tough game to consistently win at.
Players are better these days, even in low limit games, and if you don’t have a good strategy, good game selection and some reasonable tilt control, then you will probably struggle to win.
However, having coached 100’s of poker students in the past, one thing I noticed is that many beginners in particular actually beat themselves.
Everybody was a poker beginner at one time or another. And it is easy to make a lot of mistakes when you are first starting out.
I know that for me, before I ever turned pro and ended up writing books about this game, I went through many, many years of making a lot of the same mistakes at the poker tables.
In most cases, I had to learn through trial and error what works and what doesn’t. But