Category: Tips & Tricks

Firestorm Viewer Tips

Nina Lexa posted a Firestorm Viewer tips video in the Second Life – Virtual world group I manage. Her video…

Away Flasher Hud

Show an “away” message above your head that blinks on and off. You don’t need to be AFK to use…

Emoticon HUD

¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Like to use emoticons but don’t feel like typing them out or finding them to copy/paste? This HUD has…

How To Hide Other People’s Annoying Facelights Without Offending Them

“Has anyone ever mentioned how bright you are, and they weren’t talking about your intelligence? Have you heard rumors that rooms become…

3D Word Generator in SL

Make 3D full perm mesh words in Second Life. Simple to use! 1. Click the generator and type what you’d…

Shop Owners Give Advice

I recently posted a few tips from customers telling store owners how to improve their shopping experience, so I thought…

Label Printer in SL

Prints instantly when you only need a word or two. The text comes out one prim, full perm, and with…

Shoppers Give Advice to Store Owners

If you shop in Second Life, what advice would you give to store owners to improve your shopping experience? I…

What Are They Wearing?

Want to know what sneaky attachment someone has on or where they got their hair or clothes? Look no further!…

See Who Enters and Leaves the Sim Immediately

Here’s a little tip that may change your Second Life: Set it so you always know who ENTERS a region,…

Vlogger Rosie Helendale

Last night I met Second Life vlogger Rosie Helendale who popped over to the Moon Bunny shop, then visited the…

Running – How to Start and Stop

I admit it. I giggle when I see a noob running. I’m not sure why; I guess I’m just easily…

Second Life is a Virtual World, Not a Game

Recently, I brought up a controversial topic, though at the time I didn’t realize how controversial it was. The gist…

SL Display Names

I was in Second Life fourteen years before I decided to go by a display name instead of my legacy…

Upgrade Your Avatar to Mesh But Stay Yourself – For Just 2L

Do you still use a classic avatar because it’s “you” and mesh heads and bodies change your appearance too much?…

Can Neither Confirm Nor Deny

I used to get tongue-tied when asked certain questions in Second Life, but I’ve learned a thing or two from my quiet…

Being on Second Life With a Bad Computer

Have you ever tried to access Second Life using a bad computer or inferior internet connection? If so, you may have…

5 Ways to Be Polite in SL

Linden Lab has given us some official rules. These can be found in the Terms of Service and on the Second…

Turning Lag into Something Positive

I once had a friend who felt inspired to write. She didn’t have a computer at the time, but was…

MystiTool Hud

When I was a noob it took a while to save up the lindens to buy it, but when I finally…

How to Find Interesting Places

Thinking of exploring Second Life? Here’s some tips I’ve learned over the years that help me find interesting places. Use SL…

Light Your Face, Not The Room

Has anyone ever mentioned how bright you are, and they weren’t talking about your intelligence? Have you heard rumors that rooms become…

Object Permissions Explained

Every object in Second Life is set with what is called “permissions” by the creator. These determine what you can…

How To Get Texture Info

This video tutorial from Torley Linden was made in 2007. Though it’s dated, it’s still helpful because he explains how…