To help you begin your journey here on Virtual Hogwarts, we've compiled a list of links and information that will be helpful for learning your way around the site!
All About VH - An outline with all the links here, plus some, that will give you a better understanding of this site and hopefully answer any questions you may have!
Site News - Whenever there are important site-wide announcements, the Mods post it here, so check back often.
Rules & Guidelines - A list and explanation of the rules of VH, both IC & OOC.
New Member Resources - Check here for information about the upcoming sortings, as well as other useful links and topics for getting started.
Virtual Hogwarts: A History - This is an in depth breakdown of VH, starting with the end of the Harry Potter books, and including a summary of each year.
New to Roleplaying? - A crash course in the RPing style and rules here on Virtual Hogwarts.
Questions & Answers - Have a question? Look here! If you can't find the answer, then go ahead and post a new topic and someone will try to figure out the answer for you as soon as they can.
Creating Your Character - Here you'll find all the important aspects of character creation.
The Committee for Character Excellence - This is an explanation of the specials powers, races, relations, etc that are allowed on VH. It'll tell you when applications are open, how to go about applying, what's already been approved, etc.
The Sensitive Subjects - Death, Suicide, Disabilities, Mental Problems, Abuse. IE the things you are NOT allowed to RP. Please read this very carefully. There are no exceptions to this rule.
The Great Coding Library - All of your coding questions for CL & signature coding should be answered in this thread!
How to Get Sorted - Information explaining how the sorting works and how to get your character sorted.
Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw & Slytherin - Detailed information about each house, as well as information from current students & alumni about their houses and why they love them.
Life & Magic at Hogwarts - What to expect after you've been sorted.
VH Lessons & How to do Them - A Quick guide for how lessons and homework are done once you've been sorted!
Banks & Shops - How to use the Bank & Shop systems.
Quidditch & Dueling - A basic view of how the Quidditch & Dueling systems work on VH, and a note about other clubs.
Prefects and Head Boy/Head Girl - Information about What Prefects & Heads do on VH!
House Points - House Points, how to earn them & how to lose them.
Common VH Abbreviations and Slang - A Guide to VH Slang
Virtual Hogwarts Off Topic:
VHOT - Virtual Hogwarts Off Topic Site. Play games, request plots, make friends, show off your skills, or request graphics.
The Rules - The Rules of VHOT.
OMG I CAN'T POST ANYWHERE! - Post here to properly validate your VHOT account so you can get posting!
Wiggles' Resource Center - This has information from the weather & scenery of Scotland to Spells to Sports & Games to give you ideas and make your RPing experience more detailed!
Character Development Forum - Anything that can help you learn more about your character is in this Forum. Astrology information, Wand information, help with grammar and accents, and advice on how to RP the opposite gender are just a few things you can find here.
Wanted Forum - Here there are the Pre-Hogwarts, Sorted & Alumni/Staff/Other forums for people to post, requesting roleplays, friends, enemies, and anything else you can plot.
The Great Coding Library; VHOT Edition - A thread with detailed instructions on how to work the coding on VHOT. Written by Marie-Claire Abienne.
The List of Colors - A list of colors with names and HEX codes for all your coding needs. Written by Angelique Paquet.
If there's still anything you don't understand or need help with, our Pre-Hogwarts Primary Questions & Answers thread is right here. Don't hesitate to ask any questions you may have and one of us will reply as soon as possible!
And none of these were created or written by us, so a huge Thank You! to everyone who created these amazing Links and Resources so everyone can enjoy VH! <333
Edited by Mrs Blithe, 09 January 2017 - 05:00 AM.