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Learn How To Bet on Sports

Sports betting is here to stay and if you found this page you might be thinking “how does sports betting work?”. Well, you’ve come to the right place. Here at we are committed to building the largest sports betting community of women sports bettors and to do so we, of course, need to start by sharing what we know about the art of sports betting. 

In this article series, we cover the basics of sports wagering to help you not only learn how betting works but to make you a better bettor. Watch our videos, read our articles, and, when you are ready to give betting a go, sign up with one of our partners to get started. 

See also our article about How to Bet Online and our article series about Learning How to Bet

Happy betting!

Sports Betting Basics

Learn the basics of sports betting, including what odds are, the type of bets you can make, and how sportsbooks work

How Odds Work

Without odds there wouldn't be any sports betting: odds determine the likelihood of a team winning a game and are used to price our best. In this chapter we look at what odds are and how they work.

Moneyline Betting

Whether you choose to bet on the underdog or the favorite, making a moneyline bet is all about figuring out the likelihood of a team to win or lose, and they put your money where your mouth is!

Spread Betting

Find out what it means when a team "covers the spread", and learn about why spread betting is among the most popular wager types.

Over/Under Betting

Pick a side when you bet by betting the totals - also known as over/under. Learn how to wager on the game points and scores with the o/u bet.

Prop Bets

Prop bets are a ton of fun! You can bet on things like who is going to make the first pass or touchdown, and other things other than the just the outcome of a game.

Placing A Bet

Once you are ready to place a bet with an online sportsbook, follow these easy tips to get started.

Betting Tips and Strategies

Learn different betting strategies, get tips on how to bet on the major sports, and how to use calculations to use statistics to your advantage

Betting calculator

Calculate how much money you need to wager based on existing odds for each game or match

Technical Analysis

A technical analysis is the opposite to a fundamental analysis as you analyze at past events and statistics to make educated guesses.

Fundamental Analysis

Fundamental analysis considers non-numeric factors that impact a game, such as home-field advantage, weather, player performance, and strategy. It can improve informed betting decisions and increase chances of success.

Discipline, Trends, and Calculations

Danielle explains how to improve your betting game through discipline, looking at trends, and make calculations.

Bookmaker Juice

Sportsbooks charge a fee for selling you the bets. This is known as the "juice". Find out what you need to know when placing a bet.

Valuable Bets

In this video, our betting expert Danielle explains what to think about when picking a valuable bet at a sportsbook.

Betting On Specific Sports

Each sport requires different betting strategies. Learn about how to bet on the major sports and what strategies you need for each

How To Bet On NBA: Betting Strategies & Tips

Learn how to bet on NBA games online. Key betting strategies and tips.

How To Bet On NFL Games: A Comprehensive Guide

How to bet on games in the NFL this season. Tips on how to get started and a guide to football sports betting.

Baseball Sports Betting: A Guide To Bet on MLB Games

Learn how to bet on games in the MLB. Tips and strategies for better baseball betting.

Women’s Basketball Sports Betting: How To Bet On WNBA Games

Get ready to bet on games in the WNBA with our in-depth guide to women's basketball betting.

College Basketball Betting: How To Bet On NCAAB

Understand the basics of betting on college basketball. Tips and betting strategics for games in NCAAB.

How to Bet on the NWSL – Tips & Strategies For Women’s Soccer Betting

Discover how to bet smart in the NWSL! Explore expert tips, strategies, and the latest odds to make the most of your bets in the Women's Soccer League

Our Betting Ladies Guide to Bet on Boxing Games

Get strategies and tips for betting on boxing matches. Learn how to make informed choices to maximize your betting changes.

MLS Betting: A Guide To Bet on US Soccer Games

Discover the winning strategies and expert tips on how to bet effectively on MLS matches. Get the edge you need to make informed wagers and maximize your soccer betting success.

MMA Betting Guide – How To Bet on Matches in Mixed Martial Arts

Get started with MMA betting with our quick guide to wagering on Mixed Martial Arts matches!

NHL Sports Betting in 2023 – How To Bet on Hockey Games Online

Are you a hockey fan? Read out guide to betting on games in the NHL this season.