Bingo is a game of chance. To win a game, you have to be lucky. Your brain-work plays only a secondary part. To guarantee victory, you have to indicate it before any other players does so. Playing bingo is very simple. Simply start marking the called numbers on the bingo card.
When all the numbers in the pattern are marked, shout BINGO!’. With online bingo, you just have to click on a button. As Simple as that. Online bingo sites have made things even simpler. Even so, you have to adopt certain strategies to play the game more efficiently.
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Have multiple cards
To increase the chances of winning you can have more cards. But if you have too many cards you will invite confusion. Settle for a limited number of cards. Make a prudent selection of cards. Ensure that there are not much similar numbers.
When you play bingo on the internet, you go for those special games which offer progressive jackpots. The jackpot will be carried forward from game to game.
If you do not claim the prize, it will be transferred to the next person who will be lucky to win it. Apart from the jackpots, there are cash prizes and valuable gifts.
Understand the Bingo Card.
At the start of the game, the host will present the pattern, which may be x-type, box and black out, vertical straight line or horizontal, diagonal etc.
Normally the bingo card is of five rows and five columns. Each column has 5 numbers each named after the letters B-I-N-G-O. The numbers are from 1 to 75. You need not mark anything in the middle space.
Watch the called numbers
The advantage with online bingo is that if you are a beginner you can utilize the option for an automatic fill out. In that case, the called numbers are automatically marked off in the card even if you fail to do it yourself.
Numbers are called out with an interval of ten seconds. If you have more cards, you must be fast. You have to fill them up within10 seconds. The game will go on and will not wait for you.
Select the right gaming room
Online bingo rooms seek to make the game easy for the players. Many rooms will have facilities that enable the computer to play for you. This helps if you want to play a number of games simultaneously. When you do this, you maximize the chances of winning. To brighten your chances of winning go for a room which has fewer players. Patiently study the gaming room and the prizes offered before you make a start.
Keep in mind: playing online bingo is not the same as playing online poker. By learning the game of poker, you can actually HONE your skills. Bingo is luck. 99% luck.
Utilize chat rooms
Online bingo sites have chat rooms where you can converse with other players. This will enable you to be updated with latest techniques of the game. You can take proper guidance from them as well.
As already said bingo is an easy game. Online bingo is easier. So start. Have fun. Enjoy. Make sure that strategies do not make you tense and thereby you miss the fun.
I’m Jason Rockwell. When I’m not winning playing online poker, I enjoy writing about my love of the game. Thanks for visiting!