Online Poker Strategy

Welcome to our online poker strategy section. The aim is to advise on a range of strategy articles and videos to help you get ahead in online poker and become a winning player. We have articles about poker strategy divided between tournaments and cash games.

Online poker isn’t getting easier and to be a winning player these days you need to keep up with all of the changes in optimal strategy as the game develops. While the games are tougher than they were a few years ago, there’s still plenty of money to be made once you can learn how to adjust to the over-aggressive players that populate the online poker tables today. Your first port of call should be our ‘Getting Started in Online Poker‘ series which will have you on a winning track in no time.

In our general poker section, we have articles about slightly advanced topics to new players such as backdoor outs, re-stealing in the latter stages of poker tournaments, and others. Click on any of the general poker articles in the list below, of which more will be coming live regularly:


If tournaments are more your thing, then we have a growing list of tournament strategy articles:


Cash Game Strategy Video Series

We’re kicking things off with the first strategy video below. In the video series, Rob plays some €0.05/€0.10 short handed poker on French site Winamax, showing you how to be a winner at these low stakes games.

Part 1:

The first video is a general introduction to the game and tracking software package Holdem Manager, where Rob gets into a few interesting hands.

Take a look at it here (make sure to watch in HD so you can see the cards and bet sizes):

Part 2:

In this video, Rob talks about the importance of playing hands in position and playing particularly tight when you’re in the blinds, but very loose when you’re on the button.