Monday, February 1, 2016

2016 HG: NEW: HG Welcome Center needs freebie donations. HGProject

HG Welcome Center needs freebie donations.   HGProjects
As one of the HG projects, Isis Ophelia has built a Hypergrid Welcome Center.  There are freebie shops that need donations of free stuff.  Main need is for avatars of all kinds and clothing of all kinds.  All freebies must be able to travel the HG and arrive intact.   Freebies can carry promotional content for shops, creators, venues, etc.  
HG Welcome Center
Mornings Coffee, Welcome point, Freebie shops

Freebie shops need free stuff that can be taken over HG

  • Male, Female and Neutral (non human avatars).
  • Either complete avatars or shapes, skins, eyes, clothing, hair, shoes.
  • Homes and other buildings.  
  • Furniture and furnishings.

Mornings coffee is running:  Sundays + Tuesdays

  • 1 - 3 am PST - 10:00 am CET - 9 am GMT
  • 6 - 8 am PST - 15:00 pm CET - 2 pm GMT
  • Time conversionput time and time zone into Google search to get your time.
  • Answer will be for the time zone Google thinks you are in.
  • Come in to ask questions.  
  • We may not know the answers but we probably know who to ask.  
  • And we may be able to ask pretty fast.  
  • Come in to meet people, introduce yourself, tell about your current project.
  • Everyone welcome, no matter which language. Translators available.
  • Conversation in text and voice.  

Go there

  • HG address:
  • Put HG address in world map (Ctrl m) next to Find.  Click Find.  TP
  • (More after the break)
  • Where is Arcadia?

    Avatars, clothing, etc.
    • All items must be able to travel the Hypergrid.
    • Avatars probably should have underwear painted on.
    • Items do not have to be full perm, just ok for HG travel
    • Freebies can carry promotional content for shops, creators, venues, etc.  
    • Landmarks to your place are ok.  
    • Landmarks embedded in notecards probably won't work on other grids.
    • Web links to your web site or place page are ok and may do better than landmarks


    • If you don't include a license, people may assume public domain.
    • Include a notecard with license terms if not public domain.
    • Leave the notecard in the contents of the object
    • Do you let the product appear in videos?
    • Do you let the product be given for use as freebie at other places?
    • Do you let the recipient give copies to other people at all?
    • Do you require that you continue to appear as creator?
    • Remember that scripts and textures are part of an object.
    • Your license needs to reflect any limitations on the parts.
    Furniture, lamps, 
    and other furnishings

    Any other stuff that new people are likely to want

    • Mention it in comments on this article or ask Isis Ophelia if she wants to give it.
    • You can also send a notecard to Isis in

    HGProject, previous articles


    News and Notes


      Tuesdays + Sundays

      • 1 - 3 am PST - 10:00 am CET - 9 am GMT
      • 8 - 10 am PST - 17:00 pm CET - 4 pm GMT
      • A weekly repeating event. At HG Welcome Center.
      • Everyone welcome, no matter which language. We got translators
      • Hypergrid address:
      • Put HG address in World Map next to Find. Click Find. TP.

      The Hypergrid WIP Show

      The Hypergrid WIP is a one hour "show & tell" of works in progress or recently completed. All builders from beginner to pro are invited.  Presentations are in voice and text.  For text presentations, best bring the text in a notecard and paste it into chat.  Voice presentations may be captured in video.  Stills and videos from the show may appear in this blog and elsewhere.

      Next WIP show 

      • Next WIP show: Sun. Feb 14, Noon SLT
      • Location: Narasnook 
      • Narasnook  location
      • Put the line above in your World Map next to Find.  Click FindTP
      • At Narasnook, use World Map to search for Pandora
      • Cookie II location
      • HG address below: paste into the World Map next to Find. Click Find, TP
      • II 
      • in Kitely: paste into Nav (top) bar of Firestorm, Enter.
      • hop:// II/68/369/22

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