5 Common Tells to Spot a Bluff

Hero calling and being right is one of the greatest feelings in poker. That’s why everyone hero calls too much. To avoid calling too much, we need call only when we observe common tells to spot a bluff.

Your opponents do not bluff enough. If you fold constantly to their postflop raises and river […]

By |May 13th, 2024|Uncategorized|1 Comment
  • Top 10 Common Poker Mistakes

Top 10 Common Poker Mistakes

Hey everybody. This is Alex “Assassinato” Fitzgerald. I’m happy to be speaking to you. As the new head pro at Advanced Poker Training, my job is to get you to the next level. To accomplish that, I’m going to be sending you free strategy guides. These guides are designed to get you fast improvements in […]

By |May 6th, 2024|Uncategorized|1 Comment
  • Alex Fitzgerald

Alex Fitzgerald Joins APT as Head Pro!

Alex Fitzgerald, one of the most respected and accomplished figures in the world of poker coaching, is joining the AdvancedPokerTraining.com (APT) team as our new Head Pro!

I don’t need to introduce him – all of you already know Alex from his outstanding contributions to the world of poker education. As a highly regarded poker coach, […]

By |April 19th, 2024|Uncategorized|9 Comments
  • Best Poker Training Sites

Best Poker Training Sites for 2024

As poker continues to evolve, so do the poker training sites designed to improve your game and get you a poker education. Poker training sites offer videos, workbooks and quizzes, live poker play, and even software that allows high volume practice. The scope of existing poker training sites reflects the reality that poker players, like […]

By |March 26th, 2024|Uncategorized|3 Comments
  • APT Solver Range

Will a GTO Trainer Make Me the Next Poker Legend?

Once every few months I find out there’s a new solver out there, with a “GTO Trainer” feature, that promises to give you a lucid path to poker greatness. This may sound exciting, but can they deliver on that promise?

Advantages of a Solver

Don’t get me wrong. Solvers have greatly advanced poker theory. We now know […]

By |March 19th, 2024|Uncategorized|1 Comment
  • Paul G and TJ Cloutier

What I Learned About Poker from TJ Cloutier

Paul and I have been traveling through Texas this month, visiting card rooms across the state. Recently we visited the Texas Card House in Dallas to play a Tuesday afternoon $130 tournament which drew 435 players, including one road gambler and Poker Hall of famer from Richardson, Texas by the name of TJ Cloutier. Not […]

By |February 21st, 2024|Uncategorized|7 Comments
  • WSOP 2024

Get Ready for the 2024 WSOP

Yesterday the WSOP organizing body finally released the schedule for the 2024 World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. The 2024 WSOP will run from May 28th to July 17th and will include a full 99 bracelet events. For the third year in a row the series will be split between the Horseshoe Las Vegas […]

By |February 17th, 2024|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Relax: You’re Going to Make Some Poker Mistakes

I’ve played a LOT of poker in my day.  And yet, I still play a hand sub-optimally from time to time. Who am I kidding? It’s worse than that – I occasionally make catastrophic errors. Poker mistakes that cost me my entire stack.

How can this be for the great Steamin’ Steve, regarded as one of the […]

By |February 1st, 2024|Uncategorized|1 Comment

What you’re not being told about GTO and Limping

Let me start by saying this: there are many exceptional poker players out there these day who own training sites, and I have no desire to challenge them all heads-up. Many of their lessons rely heavily on Game-Theory Optimal (GTO) play. But there are some things they are just dead wrong about when it comes […]

By |January 8th, 2024|Uncategorized|3 Comments
  • Best Poker Training Sites

Celebrating 400 Million Hands Against Our AI Bots

For 14 years (starting in 2009) Advanced Poker Training has been abuzz, with users playing a staggering 400 million hands against our AI virtual opponents. Our players hail from 175 different countries, and all walks of life. The achievement of 400 million hands played stands as a testament to the universal appeal and enduring fascination […]

By |November 14th, 2023|Uncategorized|6 Comments