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In the 888poker Magazine, you’ll find a wide array of content to suit any poker player’s needs. From beginner strategy articles to the most advanced in-depth analyses, it’s all here.

888poker has designed a Poker Guides section to help players navigate the poker world and get complete and concise information on hot poker topics. Use the Poker Tools articles to brush up on your poker maths and familiarise yourself with poker odds.

Here, players can get information on all things poker-related, such as poker chips, cards, and tables. 

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Blockers in Poker: Turning the Tables on Your Opponents!

888poker dissects the ins and outs of Blockers in the game of poker. Find out how using Blockers as part of your poker strategy can improve your results.

Your One-Stop Guide to PLO Poker Games

Pot Limit Omaha (or PLO, for short) is an action-packed, high-variance poker game. The format closely resembles Texas Hold’em with a few distinct differences

Taking the Mystery Out of the Nash Equilibrium in Poker!

The Nash Equilibrium is a concept of game theory, which can undoubtedly be used in poker. Find out how to improve your strategy with this theory.

Limit vs No-Limit Poker – What Are the Differences?

888poker investigates the differences between no-limit and fixed-limit betting structures in poker. Find out which game format is best for you.

Top 10 Poker Skills to Turn Your Losing Record into a Winning One!

Whether your goal is poker domination or you’re simply a losing player looking to break even, poker skills are the muscles needed to get you there.

Crush the Micro Stakes Tables with these Top 15 Poker Strategy Tips!

It takes skill and discipline to beat Micro Stakes games – even with the weak standard of play. 888poker lists 15 ways to be a winner at this level.

Is Stack Size More Important than Position, the Cards or Your Opponents?

888poker investigates the importance of stack size. Follow along as we show that this info is more essential than position, the cards, or your opponents.

Heads-Up Poker Strategy Guide – How to Play Heads-Up Poker

If you want to boost profits significantly, the world of heads-up poker games can offer considerably larger returns. Use this guide to find out how.

Turn Your Poker Goals into Winners!

888popker examines what goals are and how to set them effectively. Find out how to develop and reach your poker-specific goals at the table.

16 Essential Poker Betting Tips to Improve Your Game in Leaps and Bounds!

Check out 888poker’s Top 16 Betting Tips that will improve your overall poker game and increase the amount you win and reduce losses per hand..

Are These the Top 9 Poker Prop Bets Ever?

Prop or proposition betting is a type of side bet that has become popular with poker players. Follow along as we count down the Top 9 in poker history.

Head-Turning, Expensive Poker Chip Sets that Might Break the Bank!

888poker checks out the top seven most expensive poker chip sets on the market. Do you have the deep pockets to make these part of your next home game?

The Ultimate Guide to Poker Hand Nicknames Meanings

Poker has been played for generations and involves hours and hours at the table. Through the years, players have gotten creative with the cards and the game itself. 

Poker Terminology – Common Phrases & Meanings

Ever wonder about the meaning of that poker term that keeps cropping up? Wonder no more thanks to 888poker’s comprehensive poker glossary! Here we break down all of the important poker terms in depth.

How to Play Strip Poker

Strip Poker is a poker variant that centres around the fun and the hilarity of embarrassing your friends by replacing chips with clothing. Strip Poker is a fun way of adding a fun and/or naughty twist to your home-games.

Poker Tournament Chip Distribution

In a typical tournament, players get a particular number of certain-valued poker chips. That chip stack usually includes a few larger values, some of a medium denomination, and several lower values for the early stages when blinds and antes are low.

Best Poker Players of All Time

888poker endeavours to choose the top 12 poker players of all time. Follow along on our journey and see if you agree, or disagree, with our top picks.

20 Poker Charts That Every Player Must Know

The purpose of this comprehensive article is to serve as the only resource you’ll ever need to use in relation to the use of charts in poker. Consisting of contents ranging from bankroll suggestions to poker preflop charts to pot odds charts, this incredible resource has it all!


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Poker Calculator

Want to know how far ahead or behind you are in a Texas Hold’em hand against one, two or more opponents? Our poker calculator is the perfect medium for finding out the odds in any given situation. Simply plug in your hand, your opponents’ hands, and the board, and you’ll be on the way to figuring out your next move.

Poker Blind Timer

Welcome to the 888poker Timer! This new featured poker clock will up the fun factor in your poker games and reduce the confusion and time wasted fiddling with timers and relying on that unreliable mate to keep track of the blinds and levels. Players have just had enough of missing blind levels or skipping blinds. However, 888poker’s Tournament Clock has put an end to all that.

The Game – Interactive Poker Guide

This fun, interactive poker guide will teach you the basics for five of the most popular poker genres – Texas Hold’em, Omaha-Hi (Pot Limit Omaha/PLO) Omaha Hi-Lo, 7 Card Stud and SNAP poker. With easy-to-follow graphics, you’ll be able to understand the poker game of your choice in double-quick time

Poker Personality Test

Poker players and wide and varied species. From newbie to fish and whale to shark, how do you determine which category you fall into in your poker pack? This straightforward poker tool allows you to discover your true inner poker self and how you rate in your circle of poker friends.


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