A-Z

An Alphabetical Listing of the Putting

Topics on the Web Site

17-Inch Rule - Is This Good Advice or Subject to Question?

Ability to See Can Harm Your Putting?

About Me - A brief outline about my Passion for Golf and special interest in Putting

About This Site - My Web Site on Putting: Why and How I Built It

Aim - All to Do With the Top Line of Your Putter?

Aiming Method X - How to Use the Fall Line to Find Your Aimpoint in Putting?

Aiming Method Y - Sink More Putts by Picking an Aimpoint to the Side of the Hole?

Aiming Method Z - Putting Through the Hoop at the Apex (Break Point) Of the Putt?

Aiming Preference - Do You Pick Out a Spot Or Trust Your Instincts When You Aim?

Aiming Your Putterface - Is Your Putter Pointing in the Right Direction?

Alignment Aids - Circles, Dots, Lines, and Odd Shapes and Still You Miss the Putt?

Anatomy - Why It Makes Putting a Difficult Challenge?

Angle of Contact - Why Your Ball Position is Important for Consistent Putting?

Arched Wrists - Should You Consider This Tip to Improve Your Putting Stroke?

Arm Putting - Allowing Your Arms to Swing the Putter rather than Your Shoulders

Balance - An Essential Requirement in All Forms of Sport?

Balanced Ball - Does the Balance of Your Ball Really Matter When You Putt?

Ball Position - Any Old Spot Out in Front of You Just Won’t Do

Ball Speed - Unlocking the Mysteries of Breaking Putts on Fast and Slow Greens?

Belly Putter - Stabilising Force or Crutch for Golfers with Putting Problems?

Better Putting - Can You Hope to Improve on the Green Without Regular Practice?

Big Grip - Fitting It to Your Putter is a Big Plus to Improving Your Putting?

Bladed Wedge - A Smart Choice When Your Ball is Against the Collar?

Body Height - Down Low, Up Tall, or Somewhere in Between in Your Putting Setup?

Body Motion - It's Not Sexy to Be a Mover and a Shaker When You Putt

Book Store - Putting and Golf Books available from Amazon

Books on Putting - Thousands of Words on Putting Know-How with More to Follow

Breaking Putts - What Changes, If Any, Should You Make in Your Putting Setup?

Breathing - Two Important Things You Must Know to Improve Your Putting

Chip Putting - Different Interpretations, but Similar Techniques in Execution

Choosing a Grip - The Way You Arrange Your Hands on Your Putter Matters

Choosing a Putter - What You Absolutely Must Understand Before You Buy

Clock Drill - How It Can Help You Read the Break of a Putt

Contact Me - Use the Contact Form

Continuous Putting - A Way to Speed Up Play or Undermine Your Confidence?

Cut Stroke - Why Using Your Shoulders in Putting Can Create a Potential Problem

Degrees of Freedom - Too Much Freedom is Detrimental to Your Putting Stroke

Depth Perception - How Well Does Your Perception Match Reality on the Green?

Disclaimer - Better Golf by Putting Better's Disclaimer

Distance Control - How to Roll Your Golf Ball the Correct Distance

Distance Control Drills - Improving Your Touch through Practice

Downhill Putts - Some Facts, Some Tips, to Lower Your Score on the Green

Emotional Putting - An Unhelpful Habit of Labelling Your Putts

Empty Mind - What Do You Think About When You are Faced with a Pressure Putt?

Etiquette on Green - Top Three Code Violations in Amateur Golf

Excellent Putting - You Must Strive for Excellence, But Never Expect Perfection

External Resources - Other Web Sites that may Help You to Better Your Putting

Eye Deception - If You Can't Aim, You Can't Putt Successfully. It's that Simple

Eyes Down - Where Should You Look When You Putt?

Ezines - Short Articles on Putting, Rules, Golf, and Golf History

Fall Line Putt Reader - What You Must Know to Read a Putt Accurately

Fall Line - What You Must Know in order to Sink a Putt

Fast Greens - The Need For Speed Can Ruin Your Putting and Your Game

Flatsticks - Is Over-Choice Muddying the Water and Taking Your Eye Off the Ball?

FLPR - The Fall Line Putt Reader is Colour-Coded so You can See the Break Easily

Follow Through - Why Holding Your Post-Impact Position Improves Your Putting

Forward Press - A Good Or Bad Technique in Putting?

Golf Ball - Any Golf Ball is Not the Best Ball For You

Golf Anecdotes - I’ve Spent My Life Golfing; the Rest I’ve Just Wasted

Ball Marker - You Can Fall Foul of the Rules by Not Paying Attention

Golden Stroke - You’ve Got to Love to Putt and Treat Your Putter as Your Lover

Lost Ball - Bad luck or Bad Golf it Matters Not, if Your Ball is Lost

Magic Putter - My kingdom for a Horse. No, Give Me a Dependable Putter Instead

Putter Abuse - Throw the Club Sideways rather than Overhand to Protect the Shaft

Putter Grip - Connecting You to the Instrument of Joy or Misery on the Greens

Putting Misery - Finding a Happy Place where All Your Putting Woes Evaporate

Putting Stroke - Get It in the Hole Any Old Way May Not Always Work

Putting Tantrum - Don’t Lose Your Way by Losing Your Cool on the Greens

Short Putt - The Missed Attempt is Sometimes Too Hard to Stomach

Superstition - Fear of Bad Luck is the Main Source in Golfers

Texas Wedge - Rediscovered in the 1950s as a Way to Hit an Approach Shot

Way to Putt - Sam Snead Made It Clear When He said It’s not How, but How Many

Grading Your Putting - Four Important Components to Success on the Greens

Green Guide – An Article from Golf Digest October 2005

Green Mapping - An Essential Tool for Making More Putts

Green Mapping Steps - How to Prepare Your Own Pocket Guide of the Greens

Green Reading - Think of the Green as a Crime Scene with You as the Detective

Grip Pressure - Two Smart Ways to Achieve a Constant Hold on Your Putter

Guarantees-Shipping - It is Important that You are Happy with Your Purchase

Holographic Putting - 3 Static Positions Decide Your Success Rate on the Green

Judging Distance - Pace Off Your Long Putts, Don't Just Rely on Your Eyes

Lag Putting - An Important Technique for Lowering Your Golf Score

Laughter – Why It Can Improve Your Golf and Become Your 15th Club

Left Elbow - Where Should It Point in Your Putting Stroke?

Left Hand - Why You Should Set it on the Putter First

Left Shoulder – Why It Can Help You to Putt Straighter

Left Wrist - The Importance of Letting It Take The Hit in Your Putting Stroke

Line on Ball - Good Idea or an Illusion of Accuracy in Putting?

Making the Putt - Why it is More Important than Holing the Putt

Mark That Ball - An Article from Golf Digest November 2006

Mental Image - What Do You See When You Study Your Putt?

Mismatched Putting Stroke - Is it Detrimental to Your Putting?

MOI - Moment of Inertia: What You Need to Know in Choosing Your Putter

New Putter - Why It is the Last Solution When Your Putting is Giving You Grief

One-Handed Putting - Forced to Choose, Which Hand would be Your Preference?

Optimum Ball Position - Does an Inch Or Two Make a Difference?

Patchy Conditions - 6 Ideas for Better Putting on Bumpy and Hairy Greens

Pendulum Stroke - Is It Still Possible With No Fixed Point to Guide Your Swing?

Practice Putting - Sometimes It Pays Not to Practise if You are Doing It Wrongly

Practice Strokes - Improving Your Chances of Holing the Putt or Just a Habit?

Pre-putt Routine - A Case of See it, Feel it, and Do it

Pressure Putts - Thinking Your Way to Better Putting by Not Thinking

Privacy Policy - Better-Golf-by-Putting-Better's privacy of information policy

Pure Greens - What You Can Learn about the Importance of Speed in Putting

Putt Like the Pros - Pipe Dream Or an Attainable Goal?

Putt Reading - The Secret of Sinking More Putts

Putt Straight - A Requirement For Putting Well

Putter Acceleration - The Need for Putter Head Speed in Distance Control

Putter Aim - Using a Set of Numerical Charts to Calculate Your Aimpoint

Putter Butt - Where, if Anywhere, Should It Point During Your Putting Stroke?

Putter Choice - Which Comes First, Putting Style or Putter Choice?

Putter Designs - Is There Anything Left to Discover to Help You Putter Better?

Putterface Aiming - Are you Aiming in the Right Direction?

Putterface Alignment - A Different Approach to Using the Line on Your Ball

Putter Fitting - Five Things You Must Know to Get Your Putter Fitted Correctly

Putter Headweight - What is Ideal or Is It Just a Matter of Personal Opinion?

Putter Heft - The Feel of the Putter and How Its Balance Affects Its Performance

Putter Hosel - A Feature contributing to the Balance and Performance of a Putter

Putter Hype - Should You Wait for the Next Breakthrough before You Buy?

Putter Length - A Fork in the Road when Choosing a Putter of a Particular Length

Putter Loft - Bend Your Putter to Change It or Alter Your Setup and Stroke?

Putter Path - Which is Best for Consistent Putting: Vertical or Arced?

Putter Push Back - Engaging the Big Muscles and Eliminating the Small Muscles

Putter Release - Much Ado about Nothing - It's Square Contact That Matters

Putter Shaft - Why Steel Still Remains the Material of Choice in Putter Shafts

Putter Shapes - You Have Got to Love What You See When You Look Down

Putter Swingweight - Important or Just Another Meaningless Bit of Information?

Putting Aids - Do They Really Help or are They Just a Crutch?

Putting Alignment - Set Up Square and Take It from There is Sound Advice

Putting Anxiety - Knowing The Difference between Trying and Trying Too Hard

Putting Arm-Hang - How to set up at address without tension in your arms

Putting Attitude - A Fine Line between Success and Failure on the Green

Putting Bad Habits - Not against the Rules, but not advisable

Putting Basics - Putt Any Way You Want, Just Be Consistent

Putting Blind - Lessons You Must Learn to Better Your Putting Stroke and Feel

Putting by Feel - Is This the Total Answer to All Your Putting Problems?

Putting Cartoons - A Wonderful Way to Place Putting, and Life, into Context

Bob Zahn Cartoons - A Collection of Gags on Putting

Jerry King Cartoons - A Collection of Gags on Putting

NewYorker Cartoons - A Collection from The New Yorker Book of Golf Cartoons

Punch Cartoons - A Collection from The Punch Book of Golf

Putting Comfort - Comfortable Or Correct? Why Not Both?

Putting Commandments - 10 Rules on How to Manage Your Game on the Green

Putting Compensation - Correcting One Error by Creating Another

Putting Confidence - An Essential Part in Your Ability to Putt Well Under Pressure

Putting Contradiction - Achieving Better Results by Working Harder to Try Less

Putting Cross-Over - A Vital Skill You Must Learn if You Want to Putt Better

Putting Decision - The Most Important Factor You Must Decide For Every Putt

Putting Drills - Helping You to Practise with Purpose to Improve your Skills

Putting Dwell Time - How Long Should You Stand over the Ball before You Putt It?

Putting Equation - A Plus B and Always In This Order to Obtain Success

Putting Error - Very Common, Easy to Spot, but a Difficult Habit to Curb

Putting Excuses - The Number One Reason for Putting Badly Is Your Own Inability

Putting Expectations - How Well Should You be Able to Putt?

Putting Fatigue - Can Tiredness Towards the Final Holes Show Up in Your Score?

Putting Follow-Through - Not just an afterthought, but important in your Stroke

Putting Game - Five Important Points of Difference You Should Know

Putting Gap - Why a Small Gap Can Make a Big Difference

Putting Green Damage - Can You Fix It without Any Penalty?

Putting Grip - Getting a Handle on How to Hold Your Putter with Both Hands

Putting Grips - Reversing Your Hands for Different Putts is Not Such a Daft Idea

Putting Guesswork - How to handle the greens of a new course for the first time

Putting Images - A Quick Way to Highlight the Fundamentals of Putting

Putting Image 1 - Main Points concerning Putting Setup from Side-On position

Putting Image 2 - Main Points concerning Putting Setup from Front-On position

Putting Image 3 - Main Points concerning Putting Stroke from Side-On position

Putting Image 4 - Main Points concerning Aiming Your Ball from Front-On position

Putting Image 5 - Main Points concerning Distance Control

Putting Image 6 - Main Points concerning Reading the Green and the Putt

Putting Image 7 - Main Points concerning Pressure Putts

Putting in Sync - The Importance of Matching Your Stroke to Your Posture

Putting Instruction - Can You Answer These Questions about Your Putting?

Putting Know-How - How Much must You Know to Putt Well?

Putting Lesson Plan – A Series of Sequential Putting Lessons

Putting Lesson 1 - Setup at Address

Putting Lesson 2 - Getting Fitted for a Putter

Putting Lesson 3 - Choosing a Putter

Putting Lesson 4 - Putting Straight

Putting Lesson 5 - Aiming Your Putter

Putting Lesson 6 - Judging Distance

Putting Lesson 7 - Reading the Green and Putt

Putting Lesson 8 - Dealing with the Mental Side

Putting Magic - Can You Trick Yourself Into Improving Your Putting?

Putting Mind Games - Four Ways to Help You Block Unwanted Thoughts on the Green

Putting On Plane - The Key to Accuracy is Staying on Plane Before Impact

Putting Path - How You Perceive a Task Will Influence the Success You Attain

Putting Performance Goals - Planning for Better Results on the Putting Green

Putting Posture - Cut a Smart Image by Standing to the Ball Athletically

Putting Puzzle - A Riddle You Have to Solve Every Time You Putt

Putting Quotes – An Opportunity to Reflect on How Your Putting Stacks Up

Putting Reality - What You See is What You Get. Well Maybe Not

Putting Reviews - A Resume of Books, eBooks and Other Putting Aids

Putting Routine on Tour - Preventing Doubt from Creeping In

Putting Rules - What You Should Know When You Arrive at the Green

Putting Secret - How to Improve with One Simple Adjustment of Your Hands

Putting Self-talk - How Not to Beat Up on Yourself; Leave that to Others

Putting Setup - A Precise Setup Creates the Foundation for a Repeatable stroke

Putting Short - Four Possible Causes For Leaving Your Putts Short of the Hole

Putting Smart - There is No Right Or Wrong Way to Putt, Only Smart and Dumb Ways

Putting Smarter - Changing your Practice Habits by Abandoning your Old Way

Putting Stance - A Neutral Setup with Your Feet Reduces the Potential for Errors

Putting Stats - The Only Two Statistics of Value to Improve Your Putting

Putting Stature - Are the Demands of More Practice Changing Our Putting Posture?

Putting Stroke – Get It in the Hole Any Old Way May Not Always Work

Putting Target – The ball should NOT be the focus of your visual attention

Putting Technique - How to Train Your Brain and Avoid the Yips

Putting Tempo - Improve Your Putting by Learning How to Putt With an Even Tempo

Putting Through-Line - Are You Aware of Where You Walk on the Green?

Putting Tip - Not Every Piece of Advice is Good Advice

Putting Triangle - Maintaining Its Shape is Important to Your Putting Stroke

Putting Videos - Sight and Sound to complement the Written Word

Ball Position Video - Bobby Eldridge on Camera

Putt Geometry Video - Mike Sweeney on Camera

Putter Fitting Video - Todd Sones on Camera

Putter Loft Video - Ralph Maltby on Camera

Putting Grip Video - Mike Shannon on Camera

Putting Lines Video - Why a Golf Ball Curves When Moving on a Sloping Green

Putter Swingweight Video - Ralph Maltby on Camera

Putting Visualisation - Mental Images to Guide Your Performance to a Successful Result

Putting Zones - Areas of the Green where the Pin is usually located

Quick Link - A Fast Way to Locate an Ezine Topic of Interest

Reading the Break - Why All Breaking Putts are Speed Putts

Reference Putt - How to Judge the Green Speed Prior to Your Round

Reverse-Overlap - Under Threat as the Recommended Putting Grip

Right Elbow - A Way to Anchor Your Backstroke in Putting

Right Hand - Master, Servant, Or Equal Partner in the Putting Stroke?

Rule 18 - Ball at Rest Moved - How to Avoid Unnecessary Penalties on the Green

Rules of Golf - Are You Unknowingly Breaking the Rules Around the Putting Green?

Setup at Address - Significant Putting Changes for Better or Worse over Time

Short Game - This is the Scoring Zone where Poor Skills can Wreck Your Game

Shoulders - Should You Rotate Them or Rock Them in Your Putting Stroke?

Simple Putting - A Target-based Mindset that has the minimum of fuss to it

Site Map - An Alphabetical Listing of the Web Pages on Putting, Rules, Golf etc

Sloping Greens - The Forces that Cause Your Ball to Break a Certain Way

Slow Greens - Outside of Your Comfort Zone perhaps, but Challenging Your Skill

Solid Contact - A Critical Component in Distance Control on the Green

Speed Putting - A Technique to Free Up Your Putting Stroke and Sink More Putts

Split Grip - Can Separating Your Hands on the Shaft Improve Your Putting?

Sticking Your Tongue Out - Why It can Help Your Putting

Straight Putt - Every Putt is Straight: Myth Or Fact?

Straight Putts - How Good Are You at Consistently Hitting Your Ball Straight?

Swearing and Cussing - Can It Help to Improve Your Putting?

Switching Putters – Why You Should Not Follow the Example of Tour Professionals

Three-Foot Circle - The Pros and Cons of Making This Your Target for Long Putts

Toeing the Putt - Is This a Good Way of Handling Downhill and Breaking Putts?

True Roll - Marketing Hype or a Possible Achievement?

Unconscious Putting - The Ability to Block Out Stroke Mechanics When Over a Putt

Web Site - How to Use this Web Site to Your Best Advantage

What's New? - Putting Step-by-Step Fundamentals

Width of Stance – Is It Immaterial in Putting?

Windy Conditions - How to Avoid a Strong Wind From Derailing Your Putting

Wrist Angles - The Make or Break of Any Putting Stroke

Wrist Rotation - A Certain Way to Send Your Putt Off Line


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