The fastest way to learn poker is..... Taraaaaa ...CARDCHAT
watch some videos on CC youtube channel , read the articles here about the basics on poker , the strategy , study the different ways to play according to players/stacks/positions/etc , see the best forum posted hands .
Online wartch some videos like sunday million replays to see the mechanichs of poker, how the bets are made , the bluffs , etc , and search some pro videos . Apply these in action on games , not at once in real money
, but on play sng REGULAR SPEED hyper 10000 buyin on stars for exersice (they play good surprisingly there -it's better than the freerolls
, but play some freerolls , why not , CC freerolls are very good for ex) . When you feel ready go play some sngs or cash games .I think for a beginner it's a good start