Some people don’t know a whole lot about fishing. Some people though know a whole lot and have even won awards for being experts on fishing. No matter what your level of expertise, you can always find something else to learn. There is always ways to improve on your techniques and new skills to learn. The tips here can help you become a better fisherman.
If you are using shad and bottom fishing, cut the tail off the shad before baiting your hook. This will keep your line from tangling by keeping bait from twisting around the fishing line on its way to the bottom. When you do this, you also get the bonus of sending off the scent of the tail to the fish in the area which can attract them to you.