If you are about to start playing poker online, then you should never be in any type of rush or hurry to do so, for if you throw caution to the wind and simply rely on a quick Google search to find a poker site at which to play at you could end up making a bad decision as to where to play.
Whilst there is no doubt in my mind that there are lots of top rated and high quality online and mobile poker sites for that matter, that are going to be offering you a fun and entertaining and completely safe and secure online poker playing experience not all of them do.
What you should therefore do and this is actually advised by many gambling license issuers, is to do extended due diligence on every single potential poker site or poker app you are thinking of using to play poker without ever having to visit a land based poker room.
One thing many people will do these days is to pick poker site or use a poker app that is owned and operated by a land based gambling company that they know, such as one linked up to a betting company or a land based casino operator.
Online Poker is Constantly Evolving
What you do have to keep in mind is that the online poker environment is an every changing of, which is completely different to land based poker rooms of course in as much as those venues then to offer the same old poker games and whilst offering big paying poker tournaments they do tend to use the same poker game variants and tournament structures on them.
When you choose to play poker online however you are going to find a huge number of poker game variants that you have not played or come across before and a massive number of different types of poker tournaments too.
Experience Counts for Everything
If you have no or very little experience off playing poker, either in a land based poke room, online or even o a mobile poker app, then you need to get some experience.
The only way that you are in any way shape or form going to get the chance of winning is by you knowing how to play poker optimally and with the correct playing strategy, and as such you should initially play for free until you do have the required experience!