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The Venom was the biggest online poker tournament to be hosted by US-facing site since Black Friday.
WPN Smashes Guarantee in $5 Million Venom, Schedules November Repeat

After running the largest US-facing online poker tournament since Black Friday, Venom will now return with a boosted $6 million prize pool.


US-facing offshore online poker network WPN is gearing up to host its most ambitious online poker tournament to date.
WPN Set to Host $5 Million Guaranteed Online Poker Tournament

The Venom will be the biggest online poker tournament hosted by US-facing site since Black Friday.


More new games at partypoker. 888 trials new client version.
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New online poker games, updated software, changes to the way fans will watch poker, the first-ever European shared liquidity agreement and more.


The recently issued broadcast schedule for the WSOP Main Event on ESPN is likely to prompt more marketing activity, especially at the New Jersey, Nevada and Delaware regulated poker rooms.
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PokerStars launches its most ambitious marketing promotion ever. The Facebook campaign stars Neymar Jr & Christian Ronaldo.


Hyping up the action at Sunday’s $1 million guaranteed Million Dollar Sunday event, WPN announced that is would be holding five more of the events beginning…
WPN Plans Five More Million Dollar Guaranteed Online Poker Tournaments in September and October

With state regulated online poker only available in New Jersey, Nevada and Delaware, an increasing number of players appear willing to take the risk of playing on an offshore site.


More lottery-style promotion from PokerStars and WPN is using the technique to increase attendance at this weekend's $1 million guaranteed event.
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PokerStars adds a chance of winning big money to the act of making a deposit.


A million dollars may not be worth what it use to be, but in online poker it is still the big number which operators want use to headline their promotions.
Nothing Beats $1 Million in Online Poker Marketing

The possibility of making life changing sums of money is a big motivation for casual online poker players.


The prospect of French regulated poker rooms sharing liquidity with at least other European regulated markets is now firmly on the horizon.
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PokerStars casino games come to Italy, as the company launches a Nepal earthquake appeal, matching charitable contributions dollar for dollar.


Big money PokerStars Spin & Gos prove their value to players and the company’s marketing efforts and expose the additional value which social media marketing channels can provide.
Marketing Insight

Live poker continues to be used extensively for promoting online poker, with televised and livestreamed events growing in popularity.


A new type of tournament from the Winning Poker Network gets its own tournament series in the $150k Guaranteed Freebuy Super Series.
The Latest Innovation in Online Poker: Freebuy Tournaments

The new tournament format offers free entry, paid re-entry and real money prizes.


Last Sunday, the Winning Poker Network (WPN) held the first $1 million guaranteed tournament open to US players since Black Friday—fittingly, it was won by “ForTheNguyen” who comes from Oregon.
US Player Wins $1 Million Guaranteed Online Poker Tournament Offered by an Offshore Site

The lure of million dollar prize pools is just part of the attraction US players have with unregulated offshore online poker sites.


The Winning Poker network’s adoption of Bitcoin made headlines this week, as did the sharing of player liquidity between New Jersey poker rooms operated by WSOP and 888.
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A $1 million Spin & Go winner and Ronaldo going deep in the PCA brought smiles to PokerStars this week.


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Poker Players Go To Extreme Lengths To Sabotage Venetian $150K
In the wake of controversy over the Venetian's $150k "Total Prize Pool," poker players are banding together to keep participation in the event to a minimum. — read more »
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