This guide will teach you the basics in a number of small, interactive steps.
The best way for beginners to start to the game is to master Texas Hold'em. Over the past 10 years this has become the most popular form of poker in the world.
Poker is a game of your best five cards whatever version you play.
The standard deck of cards you play with has 52 cards in it, arranged in 4 suits :-
hearts, diamonds, clubs & spades.
Ace is the high card in poker with the deuce being low.
In poker, the suits have no ranking; they are all equal.