The Basics of Second Life

The Basics

Top 8 Tips for Beginners

Here are eight quick tips and tricks to help you learn and master the most common activities within Second Life.

Customizing your appearance
Customizing your appearance

Need a new look? Learn how to change your avatar's physical appearance or outfit.Find out more »

Meeting & Making Friends
Meeting & Making Friends

Meeting new people is easy in Second Life. Attend a live event, join a group or chat with voice and text..Find out more »

Bringing Friends Inworld
Bringing Friends Inworld

Learn how to share your 3D experiences or events with friends in Second Life and on the Web.Find out more »

Finding Interesting Places
Finding Interesting Places

Looking for cool spots to explore?Find out more »

Getting & Spending L$
Getting & Spending L$

Second Life has its own inworld unit of trade, known as the Linden dollar.Find out more »

Shopping & Using Items
Shopping & Using Items

You can buy virtual clothes, cars, houses, pets and much, much more - or just window shop.Find out more »

Getting a Home in SL
Getting a Home in SL

Settle down with your own private or public space for a home, business or creation.Find out more »

Getting Help
Getting Help

Got more questions? We've got answers.Find out more »