Why do I need poker software?

9 Reasons to Use Poker Programs:

  • to keep records of wins and losses

  • to maintain detailed statistics of your game

  • to analyze detailed statistics of your opponents

  • use statistics to find errors in your game and your opponents' game

  • automatization of many poker table actions

  • for convenient simultaneous playi at a large number of tables (multi-tabling)

  • for constantly learn nuances of the game

  • to find the most fishy tables and increase potential winrate

  • as a result - to win more money!

So, to sum it up: poker programs help you win more money. There are actually many other reasons, but they all lead to this one.

In this guide, we will try to cover main themes about poker software:

Where to play?

In this section, we will recommend you some of the biggest and most secure poker rooms to play at.

Must-have software for all online players

We will list the programs and services that we believe are must have for each online player. This is important even for those who play poker for fun.

Software for advanced players

In this section we will list some advanced tools which are used by professional players.


We'll discover datamining and list all the advantages and disadvantages of this service. We will also look at the rules of the largest poker sites about datamining.

Other poker software

We will look at some specialized software which you might want to try. Not all software in this section will be useful to you, but you might find something interesting.

Here we have listed almost all the sections of this guide relating to the software. You will see that you don't need any advanced skills to use poker software.

When thinking about online and offline poker, software actually does not give you “unfair advantage”, it only expands your arsenal. In online game, we are unable to use visual tells that can give us an advantage in a live game. Instead, we can use a wide arsenal of software to analyze your game and playing style of your opponents.

 To win at poker tables, we still need to analyze your opponents plays, make +EV solutions, as well as play plenty of hands

And don't forget the fact, since most poker rooms allow software, most regular and even some recreational players will use it. And if you don't want to let them have advantage against you, you must use software too. Given all the above, we can compile the main reason for using the poker software:

Poker software helps you maximize earnings from online poker.

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