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
Method X - How to Use the Fall Line to Find Your Aimpoint in
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
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
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
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
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 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 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 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
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?
Top Line of Putter - All to do with the top line of your putter
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