Slot machines are one of the most popular games in a casino. Whether it is real live casino or online casino, slot machines are always on demand because of their simplicity. There are a whole range of online casino slots that are available; some of them are even available for free.

There are large numbers of games to choose from but before you start playing any of them you should be well acquainted with the rules and strategies of the slot games. The free slots are great; especially for beginners and many websites offers free online slot machines. You can choose one according to your affordability and convenience.

Some of the most popular slot games are 3 and 5 reel, video slots, progressive slots and fruit machines. The 3 reel slots have a simple and easy format thus making them most suitable for beginners.


Some of the websites conducts slot tournaments from time to time. You can take part in these tournaments for free but some of them do charge money. These slot tournaments gives you the opportunity to win lots of cash prizes; the free slot tournaments are therefore extremely popular among gamers.

Many online slot sites give interesting deals for the new players as well as for the members. Signing bonuses are offered, chips are given to members. So before signing in it is advisable that you review some of the sites and compare the advantages provided and then finalize on the best one.

Progressive slots are also popular among the players. Here the jackpot amount goes on increasing as more and more players put in money. Progressive slots can be 5 reel or 3 reel, some have special bonus features and multiple pay-lines. While playing progressive slots a good tip is to play at machines that have a smaller jackpot amount as these gives small but frequent wins.

The online slots are available in both the downloadable and non-downloadable version however the downloadable version is more popular because here the players have a wider range of games to choose from. Most of the slot machines have themes such as bees and honey, pirates and ships, Christmas, witches, showgirls etc. Microgaming, PlayTech, Boss Media are some of the major software providers in the online gaming industry.

Choosing an online casino is very important. Choose those that are reputable and well known; also keep in mind the level of customer service and the pay out percentage.