Learn to Play
If you are completely new to poker then there are many good resources around the internet that will take you through the game assuming no previous knowledge of poker.
- here is a good video introduction to the game, which runs to just under 10 minutes
- Here is another good web based introduction to the fundamentals of Hold'em Poker
- zyngapoker on Facebook is a lightweight version which is a gentle introduction to the game.
- PokerStars is one of the most well known sites for online poker. It has arguably the best software, a huge player pool and outstanding customer support. They also support a wide range of players at all levels.
- Other well known sites are PartyPoker and World Series of Poker.