Online players have much less information at their disposal, but there are still clues to be found, as this Paddy Power tutorial video shows you.

Monkey Thinking:

One way to attempt to bring an understanding of tells into your online poker game is to make sure you are not playing too many tables at once. You can’t notice new things if you’re at your maximum with the things you’re used to- and that’s not just true of poker!

There isn’t as much information about online tells as live tells, possibly because the computer hides so much, but possibly because online poker is a newer game. Your thoughts?

If you don’t like playing online because you like to see people’s faces, then look out for sites that operate a “camera” game format, such as, which offer the best of both worlds!