By Brad Smith, Social Media Today:
Poker is a game of skill, chance, and luck.
The key element that sets it apart is the ability to bluff your opponents, regardless of the cards you’re dealt.
So you’re not always playing the cards in your hand. You’re playing your opponents.
Anytime they say or do something unexpected, they’re possibly giving you hints about their cards. This tell is usually involuntary, but it can clue you in to what cards they’re really holding.
If you’re experienced enough, then you can pick up on these quickly and know exactly what type of player you’re up against.
The same is true online. There are certain “tells” that aren’t obvious to most. But if you know where to look, you can quickly uncover the truth… Read more