(6) Exploit the Bite **
It's fine to start trolling with a specific plan or pattern in mind, but if you pick up a fish or two in a particular spot, mark the location on a GPS and immediately revisit it before the fish move on or the bite turns off. **(7) Work the Crowd
On popular waters, a cluster of boats usually indicates a hot bite, which may tempt you to join the fray with a jigging rod. Instead, troll on the outskirts of the armada, as packs of boats often displace fish to their fringes.