Online bingo is an addictive game of chance, which hundreds of thousands of players across the world are playing these days. There are scores of websites and applications that offer anonymity, innovative gameplay and even cash rewards to woo in more players and keep them hooked to the game. Since online bingo players seem to have evolved into a community of their own, there are certain dos and don’ts which seem to have evolved with it. Let’s find out what you should and should not do while playing online bingo.
- Take a break from online bingo. This might seem a little abrupt, but it’s necessary to take a break from the game, given its addictive nature.
- Play for fun, instead of putting out all your money at stake and treating it as a matter of ultimate seriousness. After all, it’s just a game!
- Be polite in bingo chatrooms. Even though you can maintain total anonymity, but that doesn’t mean that you should abuse the general decorum of the chat. Remember, it is meant for socialising and connecting with fellow bingo gamers.
- Follow the rules. Rules in some site may be different from those in other sites where you have played. But you must follow the rules of whichever website or application that you are currently playing in.
- Learn the bingo lingo! As with any niche community, there are certain languages or cult words which only the members of the community know. In case of bingo community, that holds true. So go ahead, interact with more fellow bingo players and learn what those words mean. It’s better to ask than be clueless.
- Don’t consider online bingo gambling as a source of income. Gambling in any form, or keeping your money at stake in any game of chance for that matter, cannot replace a normal mode of income.
- Don’t continue playing even if you are winning or losing too much. Too much greed is not good. Likewise, if you are on a losing streak, don’t play on in the hopes of winning it all back in one gameplay.
- Don’t play under alcoholic influence. Make sure you have a clear mind and conscience before you start playing online bingo.
- Don’t get carried away while playing. Even though we advised to play for fun, but that doesn’t mean that you should not keep an eye on your cards. Most of the times, play safe and keep track of all your numbers.
- Do not show off too much, even if you have won the ultimate jackpot money in online bingo. Remember, nobody likes a show-off and it doesn’t take much time for the tables to turn on you. Even if somebody congratulates you, reply with a humble thank you or something similar and polite.