2018 WW: What guests can do in Cybalounge and how. Tutorial

What guests can do in Cybalounge and how.  TutorialInstructions for people who come into Cybalounge as guests. They can look around in all public worlds, read signs and posters, talk to people, chat in text, and click on scripted objects to watch videos or open web pages.  New visitors will need these instructions Cybalounge controls thateveryone can useClick image to enlargeGuests are crucial to any business model based on web-worlds.   Guests in web-worlds are people who visit without registering.They can come in on impulse.  No user-name and password.  Just to explore.  See if they like it.  See how it does on their machine.  What can we offer them to get them started and keep their interest?How to start building in Cybalounge, a roadmap for beginners Cybalounge is ready for virtual worlders to use: Tutorials and suggestions********************************************More after the break*************************************************Metaverse events, recent and upcomingEvents on the Hypergrid: HYPEventsIMA Social Web and Virtual World Events, Music, and Meeting CalendarHYPERGRID EVENTSOpenSimWorld EventsEntertainment on the HypergridOpensim AAM Virtual PerformersPromotion for virtual worlds and everything in ’emSelby’s daily events and news collection:  Virtual worlds are real Selby’s YouTube Channel-Search this blog with the search bar, upper left.OSCC 2017 PresentationsMal Burns: Inworld ReviewHypergrid Writer’s CommunityMetaverse Jobs; Job ListingsIMA projects3D web-worlds of the browser (G+ community) Virtual Outworlding news collection Destination guide: OpenSimWorldHyperica, Directory of Opensimulator hypergrid destinationsWELCOME TO SEANCHAI LIBRARIESHypergrid DestinationsHypergrid-related articles in this blog***********************************************************************************************************************What do newcomers need to know?How to walkUp arrow to move forwardDown arrow to move backwardLeft or right arrows to turnHold down shift to walk fast.How to find peopleCybalounge adds whozinworldHow to find eventsClick the pointed pushpin (bottom line)Click the event tabHow to use chat Type in the chat bar (bottom left), press return.Give a web link: Put it on a separate line.  It should appear in color, meaning a click on it will open the page.To copy from chat history, click the pair of squares in the bottom line.The history opens in a separate panel.  Double-click the first word of the text you want to copy.Hold down Shift and click the last word you want to copy.Click Ctrl-c to copy and Crtl-v to paste.How to talk in voiceClick on the mic graphic (bottom line).It gets a green background when activated.The preferred device for conversation combines head phones and microphone.This device puts the mic near your mouth and the audio at your ears.With other arrangements you may have to mute your mic when others speak.To mute your mic, click the button again; the background will turn red.If voice does not connect, check the small black panel (upper left). Green parentheses by a name indicate that the person is connected in voice.If voice is not working for you, click “Reset voice” in that panel.How to sit and stand back upPlaces to sit will have pose balls, usually colored.Click on a pose ball and your avatar will sit there.To stand, click on the “Stop Animation” button (upper right).How to look at things Move  your avatar close to what you want to see. Use the right arrow to turn you avatar till you see the thing.With a poster or sign, click on it.  It may open another web page or a window that scrolls.If those don’t work, Free the camera in Cybalounge!How to watch videosClick on the screenAccess for handicappedSpeech to text service added in CybaloungeCybalounge adds text-to-speech. Access for visually handicapped*********************************************************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.*********************************Drop by my web office Weekdays: 12:-12:30 Central time  (US) Cybalounge.Mondays we focus on learning/library/museums.Fridays we may focus on grants, contracts, business and web-worlds.Don’t register — enter as guest.  If you see no one, click the pointed push-pin (bottom line) to find me.We can also visit 3DWebWorldz, a professionally-built world.  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 suggestionsWeb-worlds are small and run in a browser with nothing else installed.Full virtual worlds are a bigger experience, but need extra software installed.Entertainment in virtual worldsMal Burns: Inworld ReviewEntertainment on the HypergridOpensim AAM Virtual PerformersHYPERGRID EVENTSThe web show: a magazine from 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?Videos from virtual worldsYadNi Monde Makes ArtsSelby’s YouTube ChannelFree 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 worldsCrap Mariner’s 100 word stories (podcast)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?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 artSailing in virtual worldsAbout VideosSights of the virtual worldsPeople of the virtual worldsAbout businessOutworldz One-Click Hypergrid (Install your own HG)-What is “Virtual Outworlding” and how can you use it? KeywordsI publish 4 to 6 days a week, skipping 1 or 2 days in midweekFor more, follow Selby Evans in Google+What do we do in Virtual Worlds? Google search this blog: Search bar, upper left (in Chrome) Annotated screen shots made with JingSecond Life, Linden, SLurl, and SL are trademarks of Linden Research Inc. This blog is not affiliated with Second Life or anything else. Ads are from Google.Selby Evans in Kitely, Thinkerer Melville in Second LifeLauren is funny

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