How to play Texas Holdem
Texas Holdem is the most popular variant of poker. If you want to start with poker, try this version first. From previous chapter you know, there are 3 sub types of Texas holdem: limit, pot limit, and no limit.
Beginners should start with Limit Texas Holdem. Your bets are limited, so you can not lose everything in single hand. How the limit texas holdem works? If you are playing game $½, you can bet $1 at a maximum when playing the first two rounds. And in the rest rounds you can be $2.
Pot Limit Texas Holdem is a little different. You can bet the amount which is actually in the common pot. In the beginning of $½ game, first player can bet $3, it is sum of the small and the big blind at that moment. If the first player bets $3, the next player can bet $6 because this is the new sum in the pot., etc.
There is also no limit Texas holdem. But do not worry you will not lose your all money. You can play only with money which you bring on poker table.
There is also variety of games not based on type of poker. You can play Multi table tournament (MTT), Sit and Go (SnG), Heads up (HU), Cash games, and more versions. Everybody will find their best poker game, but first you need the best poker platform.
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