Everybody is a beginner at some point, whether it is with a job, meeting people, or even playing slots. It is highly unlikely that you will be an expert the second you start. However, it is possible to learn quickly and adapt, even for the most inexperienced players. Here is some helpful advice on how to avoid trouble and have a good time on the slots. 

 

Take your time

With slot machines acting as the biggest money maker in the gambling industry, it is inevitable that some of this comes from mistakes. Take your time when playing as a rush of blood to the head could cause you to put in more money than planned or even just try to chase your losses. Take a deep breath and focus on what you are doing as you might be able to work out which machines offer better payouts or even just notice patterns that can help you in the long term. 

 

Learn about the different slots

Take the time to learn about some of the slots that you will be playing on. You would not see someone placing a bet on a horse without some kind of insight, so why not use that sentiment to improve your chances with the slots. It is your money that you are putting in and just taking some time out could give you that edge. There are a number of different types of slot machine to contend with such as: 

  • multi-coin or multi-line,
  • progressive
  • single multipliers
  • bonus multipliers
  • Combination slots

 All of these machines offer different odds and sometime require a little bit of thinking to get the most out of the experience. 

 

Do not chase losses

Chasing losses is one of the most common ways to lose lots of money on the slots; telling yourself you will win the next one. The odds are you will lose more than you gain and more than you can afford to. By allowing yourself to get frustrated over a loss, you risk clouding your judgement and acting differently to you normally would. Take a breather and come back refreshed. That way you can make a more informed choice and might find you get more out of the game. Whether it is in a land casino or online, keeping your cool is vital as you will then have a chance to play another day

 

Look for bonuses

As mentioned before when learning about the different types of slot, try to work out which one has better bonuses, such as this site, as this can increase your chances of a higher payout. It does not guarantee it, but quite often casinos and online slots will offer incentives and bonuses to entice players. This can serve as a good way to learn about some of the slots as you are essentially just using house money to play with and it can help you to understand how some of the slots work better as a result. 

 

In summary

Whilst there is not surefire way to guarantee victory on the slots, following these tips should at least help you to improve your chances and make the experience more enjoyable. More importantly though, it is up to the player to decide how they want to play. After all, it is your game and there is no correct way to have fun. 

By Jim O Brien/CEO

CEO and expert in transport and Mobile tech. A fan 20 years, mobile consultant, Nokia Mobile expert, Former Nokia/Microsoft VIP,Multiple forum tech supporter with worldwide top ranking,Working in the background on mobile technology, Weekly radio show, Featured on the RTE consumer show, Cavan TV and on TRT WORLD. Award winning Technology reviewer and blogger. Security and logisitcs Professional.