The name of William Hill has been a major part of the British gambling industry for over 80 years. They have enjoyed tremendous success in High Streets up and down the country and as the gambling industry went online, it’s no surprise at all that they have enjoyed tremendous success in that area of the gambling industry since launching their website in 1998. They are listed at the London Stock Exchange so when betting with them you can do so with total confidence.
The William Hill website offer has customers from 175 countries with 28 different languages being available to their clientele. The site has a massive number of betting opportunities available. Whether you are placing ante-post bets, pre-match bets or want to be placing bets in-play, William Hill offer you all of this as well as live streaming of top events from all over the globe.
The site also has a constant supply of promotions ranging from an impressive welcome offer that can see you receiving £30 in free bets to enhanced odds, horse racing bonuses and their #YourOdds promotion where you can just contact the site with details of a bet you want to place, and they’ll give you some odds for that bet. It’s important when you use these promotions that you go through the specific terms and conditions that are attached to their promotions.
As well as offering a sportsbook, William Hill also have a casino, bingo and poker with slot machines too. It’s important to note though that even with all the betting opportunities available on the site at all times of the day, William Hill stress the importance of responsible gaming and there is plenty of information on the site that you can read if this is something that you need help with.
THE WILLIAM HILL SITE
Just one look at the William Hill website lets you know that there is never going to be a dull moment when you are logged in. You don’t need to download anything onto your computer in order to be able to play the site which means valuable space isn’t going to have to be used up.
The site has plenty of features including an impressive statistics section that helps its customers do some research for the bets they wish to place. That’s increasingly important as the site offers odds on events that include teams you may not be too familiar with, so look at the stats and use the information to guide you.
The William Hill website has a simple but highly effective design to it. There’s a lot going on but at no point does it look cluttered. It’ll help to have a quick look around the site when joining up to get used to where everything is, but navigation isn’t a problem here. If blue is your favourite colour, then you are going to feel very at home at the William Hill site as that’s the dominant colour.
At the top of the home page there’s all the relevant links that need to be used to log in or register with the site. If you forget your username or password details, just click on ‘Lost your Login details?’ and your problem will soon be sorted out.
Below is the key area that has links to all the different areas of the busy William Hill site ranging from the Sportsbook to bingo, scratchcards, Casino, Live Casino, Poker and Virtual Games. Underneath Sports you can see a list of the sports that are covered on the site and just click on the one you’re interested in placing some bets on. Underneath that box are links to important sections of the site such as the promotions page, in-play betting, in-play schedule, the WHTV Live Streaming, radio/podcasts with lots of commentaries broadcast every day, Tip Advisor giving you help with sorting out your selections and Betting TV which gives customers the chance to watch horse racing from the UK, Ireland, Dubai, India and Australia free as long as they have a funded account.
As you continue to scroll down the page it’s just packed with information but not looking over busy. There’s lots of details about the latest site promotions, the in-play games you can bet on, the top events coming up and separate information boxes for the top sports and sporting events that are on the horizon. When you see something that interests you, just click and away you go.
Down at the bottom of the page there’s links to the site rules, terms and conditions and the help section that is full of useful information. You can also see the different payment methods available on the site and company information including details of the licenses they hold.
THE WILLIAM HILL APP
When you start playing at the William Hill website there’s so much going on, you won’t want to miss a thing. You’ll want to keep in touch with that important game you have a bet on and perhaps make some more in-play bets if you can. That’s where the William Hill App becomes so important. It allows you to keep in touch with the action and be able to follow and place bets whenever you want and wherever you are. It’ll soon become an important part of your William Hill experience.
For a comprehensive set of information about the William Hill App, it’s best to go the FAQ section of their website. This includes a page that is totally dedicated to information about the William Hill App and has a link to where you can download it.
William Hill app for Android
You need to register with William Hill firstly in order to be able to place bets with them. The App can be downloaded, and this will store the application file (.apk file) onto your device which can then be installed manually.
William Hill app for iPhone
Clicking on that link on the William Hill website takes you to the App Store where you can download the William Hill App totally free of charge. If you don’t access the App via that link on the William Hill website, then when you visit iTunes, you simply need to search for ‘WHG (International) Limited.’
The size of the App is only 73.7mb so it won’t take up too much space. The App requires iOS 9.0 or later and it is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. There are six languages available on the William Hill App, these being English, German, Greek, Japanese, Russian and Swedish.
WILLIAM HILL APP REVIEW
Loading the App on your mobile device is a straightforward task and once you start playing on the William Hill App you will find a wide selection of betting opportunities for you to try to get winners on. It has a very user-friendly interface with a clean and minimalist design. There’s links to the top sports on the William Hill site so you can quickly access the top events taking place in those sports.
Placing those bets is no problem at all. Simply go to the selection you want to place a bet on, click on it and it will automatically be added to your bet slip. You’ll be able to see everything clearly and see exactly what you are placing as a bet, so that reduces greatly the chance of you making an error. There’s the option to place the same kind of bets that you can on the desktop version of the William Hill website, for example single, multi-bets and system bets.
The App includes the ‘Top Bets’ feature that shows you the moves in the markets, so you can keep up to date with who’s being backed without having to go and search through the entire App for those details. Navigating your way around the William Hill App isn’t a problem at all so little chance of you missing out on that event that’s just about to start.
As well as being able to place bets on the William Hill App, there is also their excellent Live Scores feature which allows you to keep up with how all the sporting events are progressing. Talking of live scores, one of the big plusses of the William Hill App is its live streaming. Even if you’re at the bus stop with a lengthy wait, you can keep yourself entertained by watching action from top sporting leagues around the world
WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BETTING
The William Hill sportsbook offers its customers a wealth of events to place bets on. Throughout the day there are odds available on live events from all over the globe. You can spend the morning betting on events in Asia and Australia then in the afternoon get ready for lots of European action including UK and Irish horse racing in the daytime, evening sports fixtures from all around Europe and then don’t even think of going to bed because there’s plenty of action to come from South America and USA sports such as American Football, Basketball, Baseball and Ice-Hockey.
It’s not just the best events that are available to place bets on at William Hill. You also get the chance to bet on reserve and youth fixtures to keep the steady flow of betting opportunities coming all day long. Again, this is an area where using the available statistics is important to improve your chances of getting a winner.
There’s also plenty of ante-post betting that you can try and get a winner on. You can be placing bets on events such as the Grand National, the FA Cup and the next Ashes series and hopefully get a price that will eventually give you a good value winner. The site also has promotions aplenty allowing you to get even higher wins.
LIST OF SPORTS TO BET ON
You are never going to be short on finding a sport to bet on at the William Hill website. They cover the top sports that attract so much attention worldwide but also some of the lesser-well known sports that still have their own following and have events you can be placing bets on as well as politics and TV shows.
The list of sports that you can place bets on at William Hill are: Football, Horse Racing, Cricket, Tennis, Greyhound Racing, Virtual Sports, American Football, Bowls, E-Sports, Golf, Motor Racing, Rugby Union, UFC / MMA, Australian Rules, Boxing, Futsal, Handball, Snooker, Volleyball, Baseball, Cycling, GAA Football, Ice Hockey, Rugby League, Winter Sports, Basketball, Darts and GAA Hurling.
FOOTBALL BETS AT WILLIAM HILL
If it’s football that you just love to be placing bets on, then you won’t be disappointed for one moment if joining the William Hill website. All day and all night there’s the opportunity to be placing bets on football matches as they happen and on the upcoming games in every major league ranging from the English Premier League to Serie A, La Liga and the Bundesliga. Fans of cup competitions are in no way left out with excellent coverage of the Champions League, Europa League, FA Cup and of course the World Cup.
There are often over 100 different markets for the top games. That means as well as being offered the usual 1-x-2 bets, there is everything from first, last and anytime goalscorers, bets on how many goals will be scored, odds offered on whether there will be a sending off or a penalty given, even how many corners and bookings there are going to be. This means you can be placing bets that don’t rely on you being able to correctly predict the overall winner of the event.
Being able to follow a match as it happens makes betting so exciting and it’s even better if you can actually see the match. Live betting offers the customer the chance to be placing bets throughout the event. That means you can keep getting winners if your luck is in with the odds constantly changing throughout the game. It also means that if you have placed a bet before the game and your selection isn’t doing too well, you can place in-play bets to try and rescue the situation.
Live streaming on the William Hill website sees coverage of a variety of leagues from countries all over the world including Germany, Argentina, the Netherlands, Turkey and Portugal. Those games that don’t have live streaming have graphics that show you where the ball is. There’s also plenty of statistics available that will help you when deciding to place an in-play bet. This includes details of how many shots each side has had, the amount of possession and also the number of bookings or sending offs.
It’s good to see that William Hill take the subject of responsible gaming extremely seriously. Gambling is addictive and it’s important that if you do realize that the activity is becoming a problem, it’s vital that you get some help with it.
The William Hill site takes care to ensure that those who are using the site are of a legal age. This is achieved by asking site members to verify their account to prove how old they are.
William Hill stress that they want their customers to “enjoy” their online betting experience. They work with their regulators and gambling charities to offer a range of controls for customers who have difficulties with their gambling behaviour while accepting that members have to show individual personal responsibility.
Down at the bottom of the home page is a link to a wealth of information about the problems that gambling can cause and the actions that can be taken to help. This includes a list of questions of which the answers can indicate just how much a problem gambling is becoming.
There are links to organisations such as Gamblers Anonymous and GamCare and the number of a UK based helpline. Players are able to set a deposit limit on and place other restrictions on their account. They also give their customers to take a time-out from one day to six weeks or choose total self-exclusion from between six months and five years.
HOW TO REGISTER WITH WILLIAM HILL
Registering with the William Hill website doesn’t take you at all long to complete. When you go to the site, look in the top right-hand corner of the page where you will see the ‘Join Now’ box, you can’t miss it as the background is green which stands out on the otherwise blue website.
A box now opens up and this is the registration form you need to fill in to become a member of the William Hill website. It’s the usual set of questions relating to your personal details and then the username you wish to have, your password, a security question, the currency you wish to use and your deposit limit. You then just need to agree to the site’s terms and conditions and your membership is then complete. You can then fill in details of the payment method that you wish to use when making deposits and withdrawals on the site.
When you register, it’s important to use the promo code C30 in order to receive the welcome offer. At the time of writing this sees players needing to make a £10 bet at minimum odds of 1.5 to receive three £10 free bets.