Color Up Poker Blog


Texas hold'em tips, tricks, and a little bit about everything that is hold'em poker.

poker tells to pay attention to
Tells are behaviors consistently displayed from players during routine plays of the game. People who are played with on a routine basis are very easy to analyze for tells.  Usually you already know some of their...

poker_cash_game
Playing cash games is a major source of income for pro poker players. One can always find the real pros playing cash games because they know that's where the money is to be made.

These players are often...

donkey in poker
The modern day poker world has come up with an entirely new vocabulary for the game. One of the most colloquial and popularly used terms nowadays is “donkey.”  This is used to describe a player who makes...

poker Q-7

Most players have at least some idea how to play when they are dealt pocket Aces, Big Slick or one of the other more “interesting hands.” Those are often discussed at length because they are glamorous and always excite the...


Even seasoned players can use tips on their game.  There is always room for improvement unless a player wins every time.  Always making a conscious effort to figure out what your opponent is trying to accomplish or what their hand may...