Newcomer Friendly Spots
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New to Second Life? Check out these locations that offer orientations, tutorials and other resources for new virtual world Residents.
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New to Second Life? Meet new friends and more at Social Island.View this destination »
Relax and meet new people at the Shelter, a safe place for new avatars in Second Life since 2004.View this destination »
New to Second Life? New Citizens Incorporated is a community-run portal offering help, education and support for new Residents.View this destination »
This large, whimsical, and eclectic Victorian steampunk community stretches over fifty regions in Second Life. Caledon Oxbridge is where new Residents arrive and is the gateway to Victoria City and the numerous towns and countryside beyond.View this destination »
Ilha de Ajuda - Para Novos e Antigos residentes de idioma portugues. Ajuda SL Brasil aims to support and assist Residents (both old and new) to understand Second Life better. This area features a team of Portuguese-speaking helpers and mentors on hand to help answer Residents' questions.View this destination »
New residents are invited to learn the day-to-day basics of Second Life on this lush, wooded tutorial path. Learn movement, communication, outfits, and more. Assistance and mentoring are also available for new and experienced residents alike. All are welcome, but this tutorial zone is optimized for the Firestorm Viewer. (http://phoenixviewer.com).View this destination »
New Second Life Residents can find a helpful hand at Helping Haven, a spot filled with experts who can share tips and tricks to getting started in SL. Visit this newcomer-friendly community for freebies, landmarks and other useful items. More at http://helpinghaven.weebly.com.View this destination »
The Faery Crossing is an active, friendly community of faery kin who live and play in wild and beautiful fantasy lands. Their welcome area includes a Learning Grove for newcomers to SL, a faery coach driven by butterflies with a guided tour of the lands, a freebie shop, and many friendly greeters who can help you find your way around.View this destination »
London New User Experience is the place for anyone wishing to learn about Second Life. London has a great team of greeters to help anyone and everyone looking for help, tips or pointers. The new user experience enables more and better help for all new users.View this destination »
New to Second Life? Learn the basics at this area built specifically for new residents. Helpful signage will teach you the basics, but there are also some useful freebies to help you get started in Second Life.View this destination »
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