People enjoy eating the fish they catch. It is a practice with centuries of history. Anglers need to understand some fish need to be released. Selective harvesting of fish helps maintain a healthy fishery. Keeping all the fish is a bad habit. Keeping the larger fish is worse. The bigger fish are females and produce more offspring.
Carp are easy to find and catch fish. Beginners fishing for carp need a few tips. Rods and reel choice is overhyped by many anglers. What is important is the bait. Along with where you are fishing. Fishing with the wrong bait or in the wrong place is unproductive.
What is the K.I.S.S. method for fishing, keep it super simple. Beginners to fishing lack experience and knowledge of fishing tackle and techniques. The choices in rods, reels, and lures are difficult for experienced anglers a lot of the time. They ask for help and read reviews before making purchases. Fishing is a large sport with many styles of fishing.
People that have never fished are newbies. I go on social media and see many people new or wanting to take up fishing that are lost. They have no idea of what to do. The people on the platforms although helpful often cause more confusion. They overload the person with too much information. This is going to be a summary article with links to other articles on the site. The intent is to give a new angler insight to all the aspects of fishing. How to start fishing right take some knowledge.
Most fishing tackle questions seem to be about beginning fishing. People new to fishing have little knowledge of what is needed. This applies to people who rarely or have not fished in a long time. What rod and reel to buy is the first question. Then the choice of hooks, sinkers, and lures is daunting to an experienced angler. Look at the article as a checklist for starting. There are a few items every angler needs and a few optional.