2018 HG: IMA: Virtual Worlds Fair: Events Venue

Virtual Worlds Fair Events Venue and KioskPresenting plans to promote events in Hypergrid worlds.  The Event Venue will present available entertainment and support services for entertainers on the Hypergrid.  The Kiosk displays seven ways to learn about events on the Hypergrid. It will be prominent at the Event Venue and available for anyone to take and display.  Kiosk for Events in HypergridClick the hat for notecardVWF event kioskShows web pages designed to help people find events on the Hypergrid.MOAP displays of these web pagesHYPERGRID EVENTSEvents on the Hypergrid: HYPEventsShawn’s calendar: Agenda formShawn’s calendar: Calendar formEntertainment on the Hypergrid, a G+ communityOpensim AAM Virtual PerformersPromotion for virtual worlds and everything in ’em-Promo package: Full perm copies of the Kiosk.  This Kiosk will be a centerpiece of the VWF Events venue.We hope people will pick it up and display it elsewhere.The kiosk is presently located at my place on Kitely:grid.kitely.com:8002:Creative CollaboratorsI intend it to be full perm.   But we all know about permissions problems.VWF events venueObjective:  Help people find, and visit Hypergrid events they like.Symbiotic objective: Promote entertainment on the Hypergrid.BackgroundVirtual Worlds Fair, OSCC Venues, exhibit locatorHG Chamber of Commerce: How about a Virtual Worlds Fair?AvaconHG Chamber of Commerce Virtual Worlds Fair has an initial site: OSCC, Thirza’s HG exhibitVisit the OSCC fairgounds:HG address:cc.opensimulator.org:8002:OSCC Expo Zone 2Put the HG address in the Find bar of your world map.  Click Find, TPHypergrid Chamber of Commerce********************************************More after the break*************************************************Metaverse events, recent and upcomingOSCC 2017 PresentationsTHE DICKENS PROJECT Expands in 2017 EditionMal Burns: Inworld ReviewHypergrid Writer’s CommunityHYPERGRID EVENTSMetaverse Jobs; Job ListingsIMA projects3D web-worlds of the browser (G+ community)Selby’s daily news collection:  Virtual worlds are real   Virtual Outworlding news collection Events on the Hypergrid: HYPEventsDestination guide: OpenSimWorldHyperica, Directory of Opensimulator hypergrid destinationsWELCOME TO SEANCHAI LIBRARIESEntertainment on the Hypergrid, a G+ communityHypergrid DestinationsHypergrid-related articles in this blog************************************************************************************************Suggested exhibit KioskLandmark giver Web page opener to relevant web page.*Relevant Calendar (MOAP as poster)*Notecard giver: description of event* *These should include HG address in general formGeneral form is like this:  cc.opensimulator.org:8002:OSCC Expo Zone 2Free gift carrying notecard and LM. Wearable gifts are especially useful for promotion.Teleport to event location. Be sure your kiosk promotes from above, not just from the sides.Lots of people fly or cam from above.Stores: lose the roof, put a sign on the floorClusters of kiosks by service   Clusters are intended to help visitors find what they are looking for.Promotion:  instruction, web links to instruction, talent agents.Regular events and venues: location, schedule, calendars.Special events: links to web sites that list these, calendars.Outfitters: avatars, instruments:  Links to market place and stores.Music streaming help:  Instructions and serversAvailable talent: Singers, musicians, comedy acts, game shows.Suggestions for venues with upcoming eventsIf you are promoting something, develop your digital savvy.Include a web link to your page and landmarks to your Hypergrid place.Landmarks stay with people, so they can use them later.On your web page, include the HG address to your place.Never depend on textures to offer HG addresses.  They don’t copy/paste.Use the general form of HG addresses.   On Kitely, that is in your web page.It looks like this: cc.opensimulator.org:8002:OSCC Expo Zone 2Do not give Firestorm hops.  They only work in Firestorm and are reliable only on the local grid.Do not offer HG addresses that start with http//That looks like a web address, but does not work in a browser.New people will try it in the browser and conclude it does not  work.Mall owners, venue owners, anyone wanting traffic: Your parcel is not my parcelRadio sources and methods OpenSim Radio Stations (web links):  Outworldz, OSWRSRadio for your place – Radio for the metaverse. Anyone for podcasts?VWF events venue at OpenSim.LifeBill Blight has generously provided a 2×2 region for the venue.HG address:OpenSim.Life:8002:VWF EventsPut the HG address in the Find bar of your world map.  Click Find, TPThis venue is under preliminary development now.If you are interested in helping to develop this event venue contact me.I am Selby Evans in Kitely or OpenSim.Life.This is a project of the Hypergrid Chamber of Commerce.Eventorator at OSLStarting VWF Events Venue*********************************************************LicenseOriginal text in this blog is CC By: unless specified public domainUse as you please with attribution: link to the original.All images without attribution in this blog are CC0: public domain.*********************************If you are interested in web-worlds…Drop by my web office.My office times:  Weekdays: 12: -12:30 Central time  (US) Maybe weekends, too.  Other times by appointment. My web office: Cybalounge.Don’t register — enter as guest.  If you don’t see me:Click the pointed pushpin on the bottom line See if I am in Selby’s room.. We can also visit WebWorldz, a professionally-built world if you want. Thinkerer Melville in Second Life, Selby Evans in KitelyA web page you can walk intoTry a browser-based virtual worldCybalounge is ready for virtual worlders to use: Tutorials and suggestionsEntertainment in virtual worldsMal Burns: Inworld ReviewEntertainment on the HypergridOpensim AAM Virtual PerformersHYPERGRID EVENTSThe web show: a magazine from the virtual worldsArt of the Artists: [email protected] Machinima Challenge (L$350,000 Prize Pool) Create a film with a work of art.OpenSimWorkingRadioStreams (OSWRS). Invited article by shawnkmaloneyAviation radio: Music to fly by. And to promote your aviation event.Radio for your place – Radio for the metaverse. Anyone for podcasts?Videos from virtual worldsFree video resources for virtual worlds: Screen capture beyond FRAPSSimple video editing with Shotcut, for virtual worldersConvienient video capture in Windows 10–any windowArticles about videos from virtual worldsNews and NotesCommunities in the virtual worldsArcadia Asylum All Around   G+ community: Hypergrid SafariOpensimworld. Destination guide for the Hypergrid   Best metaverse communitiesCommunities virtual worlds G+Radio in the virtual worldsOpenSimWorkingRadioStreams (OSWRS). Invited article by shawnkmaloneyAviation radio: Music to fly by. And to promote your aviation event.Radio for your place – Radio for the metaverse. Anyone for podcasts?Metaverse beginner helpIMA best practices   How to Enter Kitely Virtual WorldsMetaverse 101 Info + Tutorials for getting started in OpensimFr43k Paine/Dealing With GriefersA Dimension BeyondVirtual Outworlding Table of Contents. SummaryNewcomer help in virtual worlds   Virtual worlds are about people. Communities, communication, shared goalsTime conversion: put time/zone into Google search to get your time Articles in this blogAbout educationAbout artDinosaurSailing in virtual worldsAbout VideosSights of the virtual worldsPeople of the virtual worldsAbout businessOutworldz One-Click Hypergrid (Install your own HG)The Hypergrid WIP ShowThe Hypergrid WIP is a one hour “show & tell” of works in progress. Everyone is invited.  Building, scripting, entertainment– whatever you are working on.Selby may capture video of presentations in voice, for posting on YouTube.The WIP show normally meets on 2 Sundays a month at 12 pm California time.The show meets at the Pandora location

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