How to Improve Your Online Poker Skills

It really doesn’t matter what stage you are at as an online poker player, whether your are a newbie or a shark, it’s still crucial that you keep striving to get better and improve your play. Whether you just want to make improvements in your playing technique, or if it’s more money you’re after, it’s rewarding to see improvements in your game as your career continues.

So what are some actions that you can do to increase your chances of poker success?


Whether it’s on the internet or a book from the library, there is masses of information available which can offer you new techniques and strategies that you can incorporate into your game. From the very basics of playing, to advanced lines of attack, if self-learning is your thing it’s possible to find a lot of information about the game.

Get A Mentor

Like many other industries,  poker  coaches and mentors are becoming increasingly popular in the online world. Most of the time coaches are experts at a specific strategy or are people that have reached the top of their game and will usually help show you how you can incorporate these techniques into your own game. Unfortunately, mentors don’t come cheap, after all they could be earning thousands playing poker, so they have to make it worth their while. On a positive note, these mentor expenses can be recouped fairly quickly once you apply the winning stategies to your overall poker play.

Ask. Ask. Ask.

You can ask other players what they are having success with by joining forums or online poker groups. Although they probably won’t tell you everything, just a few tidbits could help you improve your overall poker game.  

Shawn has been a SNG Poker Coach and mentor for several years now. Find out more about  being a winning SNG Poker player by visiting his website and signing up for his FREE SNG Poker Training Course entitled “From Fish to SNG Poker Shark in only 17 Days” at