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Common Problems With Bookie Sports Betting Software

Common Problems With Bookie Sports Betting Software

One of the main issues Gambling911.com has identified when it comes to choosing the right sportsbook software for your bookie business is the failure to identify between a turnkey solution and a full service Pay Per Head platform. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/28/2022

Florida Sports Betting Dead Until 2025

Florida Sports Betting Dead Until 2025

Florida Election Champions just barely collect half the signatures required for a ballot initiative while Las Vegas Sands campaign reportedly includes unauthorized signature of an election supervisor.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/28/2022

Mobile Sports Betting Goes Live in Louisiana Friday

Mobile Sports Betting Goes Live in Louisiana Friday

With the exception of a handful of parishes, mobile sports wagering goes live in Louisiana just in time for the NFL Conference Championship games.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/27/2022

What You Need to Know About Sports Betting in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania has very friendly laws towards sports betting, both online and land-based. The favorable legislation came into force in 2017. The first in-person betting would only happen a year later, though. In 2019, the state also allowed mobile betting. Pennsylvanians have had a multitude of options ever since. Here's your guide if you want to take your chances at the Keystone State.  

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/27/2022

What Makes a Good Sportsbook

What Makes a Good Sportsbook

There are over a thousand sportsbooks today. Yet, some operators have hundreds of thousands of gamblers while others are struggling to widen their clientele. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/26/2022

Forensic Files Keeps The Greek, Olympic Sports Alive: Book Helped Solve Infamous Triple Homicide

Olympic Sports (TheGreek.com) was one of the first and most respected offshore sportsbooks to emerge on the scene back in the 1990s.  Founder Spiro Athanas was a beloved figure in the industry.  He would eventually run into some trouble and sell his Jamaica-based book.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/25/2022

Do Any Pay Per Head Sportsbook Software Companies Offer a One Month Free Trial?

Do Any Pay Per Head Sportsbook Software Companies Offer a One Month Free Trial?

If you are looking for a 1 month trial bookie Pay Per Head, look no further than Power Pay Per Head.  They actually offer 6 weeks free.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/25/2022

Federal Judge Appeals Ruling That Scrapped Sports Betting in Florida

Federal Judge Appeals Ruling That Scrapped Sports Betting in Florida

Plus signature gatherers allegedly engaging in fraud.  One of the elections supervisor finds his own unauthorized signature submitted.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/25/2022

Where Can I Find Tutorials for Bookies?

Where Can I Find Tutorials for Bookies?

These tutorials will explain the importance of research and planning as well as the minimum amount of funds one must obtain to start a bookie business.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/24/2022

Books Make Out Like Bandits Saturday With Both Upsets

Books Make Out Like Bandits Saturday With Both Upsets

With 67% of the cash on the Titans, BetOnline was a huge fan on the Bengals Saturday.  That action dropped to around 60% close to game time while the moneyline was mostly balanced.  But the Bengals upset win turned out to be just icing on the cake.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/23/2022

Betting Software to Help Bookies.... Players Too

Betting Softwares for Bookies

Bookies use the latest technology to process bets fast and provide gamblers with a thrilling betting experience. In addition, they often upgrade their software to keep up with the increasing demand for interesting games and extra betting markets. The software has different functionalities and system requirements. Listed here are the six best sports betting software. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/21/2022

Is Being a Bookie Still Considered Illegal? World's 2nd Oldest Profession Now as Pristine as Being a Priest

Is Being a Bookie Still Considered Illegal?

A 2018 Supreme Court decision struck down a 1992 federal law effectively banning commercial sports betting in most states, and opened the door to legalizing wagering on professional and amateur sports.  But even before this time independent bookies operating in the States, and around the world for that matter, began discovering ways of limiting their exposures within a grey market industry, the second oldest in the world after prostitution.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/21/2022

Pennsylvania Set State Record for Gambling Revenue in 2021

Pennsylvania Set State Record for Gambling Revenue in 2021

Pennsylvania set another annual record for gambling revenue in the era of online gambling and sports betting, state regulators said, reporting that casinos and other operators won more than $4.7 billion from gamblers in calendar year 2021 in one of the nation’s largest commercial casino states.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/21/2022

Pay Per Head Demo: 2 Weeks Free, Then $2 Per Head

PPH Demos: 2 Weeks Free, Then $2 Per Head

The PricePerPlayer Pay Per Head Demo is actually a free two weeks trial whereby you answer two simple questions.  Once the two week trial period is over, You'll begin paying a weekly fee per active customer starting as low as $2.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/21/2022

Michigan Sports Betting Handle in 2021 Was $3.5 B

Michigan Sports Betting Handle in 2021 Was $3.5 B

It has been a full year since Michigan betting apps launched and the state's marketplace isn't looking back - as Michigan has seen a steady path of growth in terms of revenue over 2021. With the excitement of 2022 goals on the horizon, GreatLakeStakes.com has provided the following information as key takeaways

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/21/2022

Bookie Agent App for Paying and Collecting Money Without Having to Meet Face to Face

Bookies: You Don't Have to Meet Your Players to Pay Them Any More With This App

Introducing Agent Payment 4K.  It's a complete player payment control app only available at Power Pay Per Head. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/20/2022

Become a Sports Betting Entrepreneur

Become a Sports Betting Entrepreneur

Professional sports bettors can make great money and so too can bookmakers. All you need are the right tools. For the independent bookie, that's as simple as implementing a quality Pay Per Head platform.  They offer everything from 24-7 customer service to an odds feed to all the reporting you can ever imagine, all starting at $2 per active customer per week.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/20/2022

Start Your Own Sportsbook

Start Your Own Sportsbook

If you are looking to start your own sportsbook, then the first thing you should look into is the pay per head industry.This industry makes it easier than ever for anyone to start their own sportsbook.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/20/2022

Is it Legal to Bet on the DraftKings Sportsbook App in Washington State?

Is it Legal to Bet on the DraftKings Sportsbook App in Washington State?

While one cannot bet using the DraftKings app within Washington State, the company gained access to the retail market via a deal with the Tulalips Tribe announced January 19, 2021.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/20/2022

PointsBet Becomes First US In-Game Betting Provider With Zero Suspensions for Both Moneyline and Spread Wagers

PointsBet announced Wednesday it had successfully offer in-game betting with zero suspensions for both moneyline and spread wagers on Saturday's Wildcard Playoff game between the Las Vegas Raiders and Cincinnati Bengals broadcast on NBC. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/19/2022

A Pennsylvania Sportsbook Is Arguing my Futures Bet on Djokovic Shouldn't be Refunded

A Pennsylvania Sportsbook Is Arguing my Futures Bet on Djokovic Shouldn't be Refunded

Posting on the SportsBookReview forum, member Thomorino writes that Pennsylvania online sportsbook Unibet refused to refund a futures bet on Novak Djokovic to win the Australian Open.  But there is a happy ending to this story.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/19/2022

Common Problems With Sports Betting Software for Bookies

Common Problems With Sports Betting Software for Bookies

Not all Pay Per Head sports betting software platforms are created equal.  While you have the full service Pay Per Head offerings from our friends at PricePerPlayer, there are the turnkey products that provide some bells and whistles and that's about all.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/19/2022

DraftKings Pulls Out All The Stops in Final Petition Push....Offers Free Cash Enticement?

DraftKings Pulls Out All The Stops in Final Petition Push....Offers Free Cash?

DraftKings is not hiding the fact that they want to enter the Florida market.  While ads pushing a sports betting petition airing on television in the Sunshine State do not mention the company, DraftKings is now promoting the campaign via Twitter with their name all over it.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/18/2022

What Are The 5 Business Goals for Your Bookie Business to Stay Competitive?

What Are The 5 Business Goals for Your Bookie Business to Stay Competitive?

Reducing your expenses and discovering new networking opportunities are among the most important goals for running a successful bookie business. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/18/2022

DraftKings Calls Canada's Gambling Study Flawed

DraftKings Calls Canada's Gambling Study Flawed

Because the tax rate Ontario is expected to impose on online gambling sites is much lower than the percentage the government takes from casino spending, the report concludes that the province stands to lose out on $550 million in annual revenue for a total of $2.8 billion over the next five years.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/17/2022

$1.2 Billion Bet in December With New Jersey Sportsbooks: Revenues Way Down Though

$1.2 Billion Bet in December With New Jersey Sportsbooks: Revenues Way Down Though

A whopping $1.2 billion was wagered on sports in New Jersey during the month of December.  The books won $59.0 million in the month.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/16/2022

Is The Caesars Sportsbook App Available in Massachusetts

is The Caesars Sportsbook App Available in Massachusetts

You've seen the ads, but are they legal?  Caesars Sportsbook is not yet available in the great state of Massachusetts.  Alternatives do include SportsBetting.ag, which is one of the oldest established online sportsbooks catering to North America since 1997. 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jan/15/2022

How Much Money Do I Need to Start an Online Sportsbook?

In this tutorial we learn how much money is required to run a sportsbook based on the number of players and the maximum amount wagered on average.   We provide specific numbers that can be applied to your own business plan.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/15/2022

Per Head Reviews - Gambling911.com is the WorldWide Leader in PPH Recommendations

The Pay Per Head sites listed here are among the most recognized in the industry, providing 24/7 service, customized websites, full reporting, live in-play and all at highly competitive pricing.  Some even offer live dealer casinos, poker and a full horse racing platform.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/15/2022

How do you Become a Licensed Bookie?

Now that each state in the United States sets the rules on the legality of bookmaking, it is becoming legal in more and more states, and will probably be legal in every state in the next 5 to 10 years. Since each state has their own specific rules and laws on gambling and being a licensed bookie, the first thing to do is see what the current rules are in your state.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/14/2022

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Poker Pro Doug Polk and Wife Launch "Organic" Self Tanner That Doesn't Turn You Orange

Poker Pro Doug Polk and Wife Launch "Organic" Self Tanner That Doesn't Turn You Orange

And Polk has just gotten a big endorsement from the one and only Daniel Negreanu, whose own wife swears by the product.

Common Problems With Bookie Sports Betting Software

Common Problems With Bookie Sports Betting Software

One of the main issues Gambling911.com has identified when it comes to choosing the right sportsbook software for your bookie business is the failure to identify between a turnkey solution and a full service Pay Per Head platform. 

What the Spread Should Be on the Michigan Wolverines vs. Michigan State Spartans Basketball Game January 29

What the Spread Should Be on the Michigan Wolverines vs. Michigan State Spartans Basketball Game January 29

Gambling911.com anticipates the spread on the Michigan vs. MSU Saturday college basketball game to be set at Spartans -4.