One of the most important features of online bingo is the chat feature in the various online bingo game rooms. It is widely believed that the chat feature was incorporated into online bingo sites chiefly due to the fact that it is believed that most online bingo players are women and that this feature would have additional value because of this.
However, the dynamics of this has changed quite dramatically and the chat feature has now become the deciding factor when judging the difference between a good online bingo site and a great online bingo site. The chat feature reflects the personalities of the players and they are usually a really friendly and generous bunch of people.
The online bingo chat feature, brings a whole new feel to the game of bingo. It is well known that in land based bingo halls, the patrons are not supposed to talk to each other during the course of the game, as they also have to concentrate on listening to the bingo calls so that they do not miss a number, and eventually after the winners have called bingo you can chat again. However in online bingo games, the computer daubs your tickets for you and you have time while the game progresses to have chats with your friends, catch up on the latest news and spend time socialising, whilst still keeping an eye on the progress of the game and whether or not you are in line to win a prize. Online bingo chatting is hugely encouraged and it helps to create a warm feeling of community, where you are always welcome and welcomed and congratulated when you win.
Chat moderators are in charge of keeping the environment within the online bingo chat rooms, friendly and upbeat. They are hired personnel that ensure everything in the online bingo chat room is going smoothly, they also run chat room competitions and various games and have the last say in any online disputes that might arise.
There are certain rules of etiquette that have to be adhered to when chatting online in a bingo game, for instance, no offensive or bad language should be used and be free about congratulating winners rather than gloating about your own wins. It is advisable if you are going to play online bingo, that you familiarise yourself with these rules of etiquette, it will give you the confidence to function in the online bingo chat room.