About the Author

Jonathan Icon

A former photographer, Jonathan has written extensively about the gambling industry over the last few years. Though perfectly happy chatting at a gaming trade show or lounging in the casino, his favourite place is on a motorcycle with his trusty hound, Yolo. (OK..he's a tiny Maltese)

  • The Top Online Blackjack Course To Educate All Players

    If you know nothing about how to play the casino table game of blackjack, then it's best to take some lessons. That's because it's difficult to learn the game whilst sat at an actual gaming table. Having said that, some land-based casinos do offer classes for newbies. However, it's a good idea to seek out online blackjack courses, run by competent and knowledgeable players. This is a huge time saver in that all the hard work, apart from the actual learning, is already done for you.

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  • A Complete Guide To Learning The Blackjack Strategy Chart

    If you're new to blackjack, then the gameplay must look very simple. But scratch the surface and you'll discover it's deceptively so. Blackjack at the casino is the one game where skills can bring the house edge down far enough into your favour that you can make steady and profitable sessions every time you play. But for this, you need a deep understanding of the card probabilities. For this, it's good to memorise a blackjack strategy chart. But you'll also need to know how to count cards.

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  • Online Casinos In Canada - Tips On Finding The Best Experience

    Not only does Canada have a number of home-grown casinos run by individual provinces, but you're also able to access offshore casinos perfectly legally. In fact, many of the most popular online casinos are international ones. As such they offer all players the chance to open their online casino accounts in Canadian dollars. We suggest that you check the banking pages, gaming licencing, as well as customer support, before taking the plunge into signing up to any online casino in Canada.

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  • Online Casino Blackjack Tournaments And How To Win Them

    Online casino blackjack tournaments are very different from poker tournaments. In the former, you're playing against the dealer. Whereas in the latter, you're up against the other players sitting at your table. if you're going to be playing online, then we suggest making use of live dealer blackjack tournaments. Not only is the gameplay similar to a real land-based casino, but the ability to chat with both the dealer and the other players makes the whole experience much more immersive.

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  • Blackjack Dealers Give Their Top Playing Tips And Tricks

    If you're a novice or inexperienced blackjack player, then approaching the gaming table, at a real casino, or at an online live dealer game can be quite stressful. So, in order to help you understand the most important factors needed to have consistent wins, we asked a number of top blackjack dealers for their thoughts. After all, they have real knowledge and understanding having overseen and watched countless games. They know all the most common mistakes that regular blackjack players make.

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