Poker Wiki

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The wiki about Poker that anyone can edit

2,788 articles since May 2005

 Featured Article: An overview of cardrooms, online and live, in California.

San manuel outside

Exterior of the San Manuel Casino east of Los Angeles

Poker Wiki is a resource for information about all aspects of poker: games at brick-and-mortar casinos, online poker, and home games, as well as related topics like poker strategy, bankroll management, game selection and rakeback.

Join in - if there is anything you'd like to add, be bold and start editing. Don't worry if you make a mistake, somebody will fix it, we promise! Poker Wiki can cite poker forums, blogs, original research or even rumors and speculation. Our content can go much deeper than other sites, but we depend on help from people like you to make that happen! The Community Portal is a great place to get started.

 Just starting out? You may want to read the Beginner Portal!


...the basics of how to play poker
...the rules of a particular poker game, especially Limit hold 'em
...about video poker and other poker-derived casino games
...about the history of poker
...what a word means in poker
...about poker slang
...about poker strategy


...a casino or online casino
...a poker website
...a poker book or magazine or newspaper
...a poker TV show
...a movie or song about poker
...a famous poker professional
...a picture of a poker chip


...general strategy
...tournament strategy
...ring game strategy
...strategies for micro-limits philosophy
...bankroll management

Why a wiki?

Confused as to the purpose of this site? Wondering why we need another poker site? See PokerWiki:Why a wiki?

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What's New: March 2023

  • We need volunteers to help update articles. Simply create a user name and help us update the history of online poker, regulated US sites, player profiles or any of the other 2700+ articles in the poker wiki!

Now working on 2,788 articles, and you can help!

Helping out

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Adding content
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