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Common Online Poker Terms That You Need to Know

When you know what they mean, you can easily know what to do. There are a lot of online poker terms that you have to remember. You need to know their meanings by heart since they can influence your every move, even those of your opponents.

Here are some of the common ones:

Active Player. This is someone who is still on the game. This means that he has not folded his cards or considered himself as ultimately losing the game.

All-in. This means that you're putting all your stacks—chips and money—into the pot when you still have a hand.

Ante. This is the amount of money that is being placed into the pot before the players would start to receive their hole cards.

Bet. This is to place a wager into the pot. There are a number of betting rounds in a game of online poker. This is the part where majority of the players would start to crumble because they start to bet too high. Unless there's a call or a raise, always... Read More »