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Become a winning poker player in 30 days

Become A Winning Poker Player In 30 Days is an interactive training course written by poker experts, designed to help beginner and intermediate poker players improve their overall game.

Intended to be taken over a series of 30 days, each progressive lesson is accompanied by a video, where authors Collin Moshman and Katie Dozier build on each daily topic with extra explanations, hand reviews, tips and quizzes. The course is an amazing way to learn how to play like the best poker players around.

Players requiring extra help can also contact Collin and Katie through the CardsChat forum.

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Learn Poker Strategy with our Free Poker Guides

Getting reliable online poker tips involves searching a wealth of poker sites, each claiming to be the one that will teach you once and for all how to win at online poker.

Of course, there’s no single fact, habit or trick you can learn which will transform you into a regular winner at the online tables. There is, however, one ingredient that most successful poker players need to have in the mix, and that’s a sense of curiosity.

That interest and a passion to improve, coupled with a dash of patience – this isn’t something you can master overnight – is really what any player needs in order to get better at poker and put together their own successful online poker strategy.So, good news! You’ve made it to CardsChat, where our free poker guides are available right now to help you master the online poker tactics you’ll need to become a regular winner!

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We have well-researched poker articles to help you understand what beats what, the rules of multiple different poker formats, and how to approach different situations in cash games, tournaments, satellites and many other common poker scenarios.

Read our online poker tips and you’ll also learn some other key poker strategies that might not be quite so obvious, yet are crucial for successful poker players to understand. Things like how to practice good poker bankroll management, avoiding tilt, the differences between live and online poker tactics and more, all contribute to shaping a well-rounded poker strategy that works for you.

And all this poker help and advice is available 24/7, whenever you’re in the mood to check it out, completely free!

How to Use Our Free Poker Strategy Guides

If you’re new to the game, or need a refresher, head to the Beginner section where you’ll find articles and videos to get you up to speed in no time.

Once you have a good grasp of the rules, we’d recommend trying your hand at some play-money poker. Available at many of the best online poker sites, these tables give you a great opportunity to gain real experience without risking real money. There’s no substitute for putting your poker strategies to the test in a real world environment, versus real poker players.

If and when you feel you’re ready to play real money poker, we recommend finding a site that offers a good choice of No Limit Texas Hold’em games. This is the most popular poker game online, and one where you’re very likely to find a seat in a cash game or tournament with little to no waiting around.

It’s also a game about which you can find plenty of sound poker strategy advice from our expert authors, who include WSOP bracelet winners and professional poker coaches.

Starting to put those wins together? Move over to our Intermediate section to explore deeper and more advanced online poker tactics, with articles and videos covering a huge range of different poker topics.

We’ll also bring you the latest strategy insights from across the poker world, including hand breakdowns and useful, usable strategy advice that’s easy to remember and effective to use.

School’s In Session – If You Want It!

People learn differently, and while some players prefer to browse strategy articles or watch videos while they play, others enjoy the structured learning experience they get with an ordered poker school program.

Yet signing up to an online poker course can be expensive and time-consuming. What if there was a FREE poker school that taught you all the fundamental of poker play in just 30 DAYS?

You guessed it! The CardsChat 30 Day Poker School, presented by experienced professional poker players, is 100% FREE and available to be completed at your own pace.

Scroll up to the Poker School tab at the top of this page to get started – there’s no registration required and you can put it down and pick it up wherever you are, whenever you like.

Got Questions? Get Answers!

Finally, the famous CardsChat poker forum is a great place to find answers to all kinds of poker questions, from day-to-day FAQs to the most complex, advanced strategy conundrums you can imagine.

Our hundreds of thousands of users make the CardsChat forum the friendliest place online to learn and discuss poker. Join them today and get involved!