Online poker is simply the card game played over the Internet with a computer or a Web browser. It was in fact responsible for a large growth in the total number of online poker players all over the world. The reason is that it is a game that can be played at any hour, anywhere at any time of the day. Also, the players have the option to play for as long as they want and as often as they want.
In order to play poker online a player has to register at an online poker site. Then the player must create his or her own poker account. This is usually done by filling out a registration form. Then the player will be registered at the poker site and will be able to access the poker room where he or she can participate in live poker games.
Then there are several different types of online poker sites. In most cases a person will need to register at one or two sites and then deposit funds into his or her online poker account. There are two ways to make a deposit into an online casino cage; through the use of credit cards or through the use of e-checks. Most online poker sites also allow players to make deposits through e-checks.