Black Friday, Affiliates, and New Markets

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. Shortly after Full Tilt began issuing statements which implied that they might not be able to get players paid…

Guaranteed Solution To Stop Sharks From Eating Sports Book Fish

Guaranteed Solution To Stop Sharks From Eating Sports Book Fish

Don’t offer poker!!! Really. It’s that simple. Most sports books offer poker to their customers as a way to keep players from discovering other poker sites. They understand the tendency for there to be cross-over players from sports betting to poker and they’ve attempted to keep their sports book players from wandering off to other…

Jonas Odman, VP of Bodog Network and Anonymous Tables

Jonas Odman, VP of Bodog Network and Anonymous Tables

I just got done reading Inside Poker Business’ interview with Bodog VP, Jonas Odman and I really thought it was very interesting. Mostly because Bodog reveals their true motives for creating anonymous tables. IPB:To what extent is the industry, and Bodog in particular, now moving too far in favour of ‘handicapping’ the game in favour…