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May 24 2022

5 Insanely Profitable Beginner Poker Tips (Try This!)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. With so much poker related content these days, trying to improve your game can be overwhelming. The lingo is confusing, the math is convoluted, and the preflop charts are more trouble than they’re worth. But it doesn’t have to be this way. You don’t need a PhD in math to become a winning poker...

May 19 2022

The 5 Easiest Poker Games For Beginners (Most Profitable)

Hey everyone, this is Nathan Williams with blackrain79.com and today I'm going to tell you my top five best poker games for beginners. Now these are going to be the best poker games for you guys that are just starting out in the game. What I mean by that, is the most profitable, the most easy to learn and the most easy to...

May 11 2022

3 Bad Bluffs That Are Costing You Money (Avoid This!)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan.While Hollywood would have you believe that it takes no more than nerves of steel and an unwavering poker face to pull off a huge bluff, there’s a lot more to it. Bluffing in poker is a complicated subject, and there are a lot of factors to consider whether or not you should bluff in...

May 03 2022

Hand2Note Poker HUD Review 2022 - Is It Worth It?

Hand2Note is a powerful poker tracking software used by professional poker players, as well as amateurs that want to take their game to the next level.It has everything you would expect from a hand tracking software, and then some. So today, I am going to review the software, some of its most important features, and figure out if it is worth you investing...

Apr 25 2022

Never Play Your Ace King Like This (Top 3 Common Mistakes)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. A lot of poker players have a love-hate relationship with Ace-King. They love getting dealt the “Big Slick”, but hate the fact that they don’t win as much money with it as they (think they) should. Or worse yet, they sometimes lose money in such horrid ways that make them question should they even...

Apr 11 2022

My New BlackRain79 Elite Poker University is Open For Enrollment

I have been promising the release of a comprehensive advanced video based poker training program to supplement my books for nearly 5 years now. So I am very happy to finally today be announcing the release of BlackRain79 Elite Poker University. This advanced poker training program includes nearly 17 hours of videos, where I show you step by step the exact proven poker...

Apr 04 2022

Why You Always Lose to Bad Poker Players (It's Not What You Think)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. Imagine flopping a top set against a recreational player. You make a continuation bet, they raise. You shove all-in, they call. You show your set, and they flip over J♦2♦. There’s only one diamond on the flop. The turn: a diamond. The river… A diamond. No paired board. Situations like these make you question...

Mar 28 2022

The One Simple Way to Improve at Poker Instantly!

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. “Everything should be made as simple as possible, but no simpler.” - Albert Einstein Poker is a game of skill, and as with any skill, it takes time and effort to get better at it. But there are better and worse ways to go about it. It’s true that poker is an incredibly complex...

Mar 21 2022

The Ultimate Zoom Poker Cheat Sheet (2022)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. One of the biggest advantages of online poker is the ability to play multiple tables at once. This allows you to put in way more volume than you could at a regular brick-and-mortar casino. Zoom poker takes this ability to the new extreme, as the action is lightning fast, and there’s virtually no downtime...

Mar 14 2022

Only the Top 1% Play Pocket Jacks Like This

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan.People either love or hate being dealt pocket Jacks in no-limit Texas hold’em. No matter which side of the spectrum you fall on, it’s undeniable that they can be quite tricky to play. Still, they are a premium poker hand, and should be one of your biggest long term winners. If you get nervous when...

Mar 07 2022

3 Obvious Poker Mistakes Only Amateurs Make (Avoid This!)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. Making a proper bet size in poker is often more of an art than science. There are no hard and fast rules, and knowing when to and when not to bet, and how much depends on the situation. While there are no definitive rules to abide by all the time when it comes to...

Feb 28 2022

How to Play Better Poker in 30 Days (Just Do This!)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. Mastering poker is a lifelong journey, and like any other skill, it takes a lot of effort, dedication and perseverance. However, there are better and worse ways to learn, and if you really want to improve your poker game, it doesn’t have to take decades. By following the right steps and making the right...

Feb 21 2022

Why You Need To Bluff More To Win Big in Poker!

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan.Bluffing is arguably the most exciting part of the game of poker. There’s nothing quite like the rush of blowing your opponent out of a huge pot while holding absolute air. Yet a lot of poker players don’t bluff nearly as much as they should, or do so in the wrong situations.If you’re a losing...

Feb 14 2022

Stop Betting the Flop Like This! (Amateur Mistake)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. When first starting to learn all the intricacies of the winning poker strategy, it’s easy to get overwhelmed, and a lot of players struggle to figure out what part of the game they should focus on. Should they focus on constructing light 3-betting ranges, blind defense, check-raising the turn as a bluff, or something...

Feb 08 2022

5 Simple Cash Game Tips Most Amateurs Don't Know About

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. Poker is a game that takes a minute to learn, but a lifetime to master. Fortunately, the learning curve is not really steep, and it doesn’t take long to master the fundamental winning strategy. By following these five simple tips, you’ll be well under way to crush your buddies next poker night and start...

Feb 02 2022

How to Win at Poker Instantly! (Only Play These Cards)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. Winning in poker consistently is no easy feat, even if you follow the right strategy to a tee. Due to the nature of variance, you’re bound to have some losing days, even through no particular fault of your own. So rather than aiming to win in poker every time you play, your goal should...

Jan 24 2022

Stop Bluffing in These 3 Common Situations (Big Mistake!)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. Bluffing is arguably the most exciting part of the game of poker, so much so that it has almost become synonymous with the game itself. To be a great poker player is to be able to pull off huge bluffs without breaking a sweat or raising a heartbeat. While there’s much more to being...

Jan 17 2022

Why Some People Think Poker is All Luck (Sad Truth!)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. If you’ve ever told a family member or an acquaintance that you play poker, you probably got a mixed bag of reactions. Poker sometimes gets a bad rep in our society, and while you won’t be immediately ostracized if you say you play it, you’ll still run into a lot of people with quite...

Jan 10 2022

Stop Calling With These 5 Poker Hands (Big Mistake!)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. Have you ever had a feeling your poker hands always seem to be only the second best? When you finally connect with the flop and actually get a hand worth playing, your opponents always seem to have a stronger kicker, a stronger straight, a stronger flush. If that sounds familiar, it might be because...

Jan 03 2022

Why You Struggle vs Bad Poker Players (Brutal Truth!)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Fran Ferlan. You’ve been told that the best way to make money playing poker is to play against the recreational players, aka the fish. You already know you need to play tight, play in position, and value bet your hand relentlessly, so you do just that. You get dealt pocket Aces, isolate the fish preflop, bet...