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    Learn the Texas Holdem Rules with Our Guide

    Texas Hold ‘Em, also known as just plain “Holdem,” is a popular variation of standard poker. Meant for two to nine players, Holdem dates back to the early 1900s and can be enjoyed in person or online. Here, we take a quick look at the history of Texas Hold ‘Em, plus we explore the game itself and provide some valuable tips for improving your odds of winning at Holdem. How to Play Holdem: The Basics In Texas Hold ‘Em, players combine their hole cards and the cards available on the board to create the best five-card poker hand possible. Step One: Blinds, or bets are placed. One player places the…