When you play the lottery online, you can play any game from anywhere that has an internet connection. You can play at home, at work, at a football stadium or in the pub. This is very convenient compared to traditional lotteries where you only have access to games that are available in your local area.
You can buy tickets online through the state-run lottery websites in some states, or through private companies that act as middlemen. These companies may charge an extra fee to cover their operating costs, but most of them are transparent about this and make it clear on their website. The good news is that the extra fees do not significantly drive up ticket prices.
Online lottery sales have accelerated due to faster Internet connectivity and improved betting processes. These trends are expected to continue as more people discover the benefits of playing online. It is not surprising that more people are choosing to play online rather than going out and buying physical lotto tickets at a retailer.