Poker Affiliates

Affiliate Managers: Don’t do This!

Here’s an email someone sent me the other day. Hi ,my name is Morris ,and I’m the marketing manager of the XXXXX network skin www.XXXXXXXXXX. com , I write to you for introduce a very nice [...]

Black Friday, Affiliates, and New Markets

While the impact on poker players and poker operators has been well documented not only in the poker community but also in the mainstream media, not a lot has been said about how affiliates were impacted. [...]

Jesse May and Padraig Parkinson – Shit Poker Bloggers Say

Nice little parody piece building on the “Shit ______________ Say” meme (NSFW – be warned). I can’t believe these massage girls. Can you believe not one of them is going to go out with me? LOL [...]

What Full Tilt Should Have Said

The last couple of weeks have brought us a very angry Daniel Negraneau blasting FTP owners and execs as well as an almost apologetic point of view from the Godfather of Poker himself, Doyle Brunson, saying [...]

Daniel Negreanu Speaks Out on Full Tilt

Great video . . . unless your last name is Bitar, Ferguson, or Lederer. Daniel Negreanu comes out with both guns blazing as he takes Full Tilt executives and owners to task for their continued silence [...]

The Death of Poker Media?

I swung by Commerce last weekend to get in a little Omaha and, as is my habit, I picked up copies of CardPlayer and PokerPlayer magazines which are always available in the casino. It’s a habit [...]

What is a Professional Poker Player?

I’ve been doing a lot of light reading lately and nearly every poker magazine article is written by “a professional poker player.”  Likewise, watching many of the televised poker events the commentators will often identify a [...]

The Changing Business Model in Poker Media

Funny enough Hard Boiled Poker covered a topic I was pondering a blog post about.  I’ve written in the past about the poker media and how the fact that they derived a large percentage of their [...]

Full Tilt Payout Problems Exposed

Last week Todd Brunson tweeted that he had run into Howard Lederer in Las Vegas and that after telling him how short he was of cash Howard offered to pay him what he had locked up [...]

The Future of Affiliate Marketing

Interesting Question of the Day segment by Becky Liggero where she asks online gaming insiders their views about where the affiliate industry is headed. Check it out. Question of the Day – What does the future [...]

PokerStars Statement Regarding AGCC Actions

Dear William Rini, We would like to bring your attention to the following two press releases: PokerStars Official Statement, June 29 2011 In light of today’s news that Alderney Gambling Control Commission has suspended Full Tilt [...]

Things Just Keeping Getting Worse For Full Tilt Poker

After the news that the Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC) had pulled the plug on Full Tilt Poker by suspending their license a lot of new news has hit the web. In no particular order: Filming [...]

AGCC Notice of Full Tilt Suspension

In the matters of:- VANTAGE LIMITED OXALIC LIMITED FILCO LIMITED And ORINIC LIMITED Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC) has today issued Hearing Notices under Regulation 46 of the Alderney eGambling Regulations, 2009 to the above named [...]

Do You Have Money On AP or UB? You’re Totally Screwed

If Noah Stephens-Davidowitz over at Subject Poker is to be believed Cereus’ liability to players far, far, far exceeds cash on hand. How far? Try $54 million in liabilities vs. $5M – $6M in cash. [...]

Three Outstanding Blog Posts

If Full Tilt’s response to the Phil Ivey lawsuit has done anything it is that it has made people hate Full Tilt even more. In just one paragraph Full Tilt has managed to obliterate their reputation [...]