« Get a 40% Discount for My New Wiley Book on iOS, Facebook, and Web Game Design! | Main | Lumiya: Second Life Viewer for Android Phones & Tablets -- With 3D Graphics Display! »

Monday, May 14, 2012

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Adeon Writer

Is there any correlation between the amount of general/moderate/adult regions on the grid, and their distribution on the top charts?

I'd assume, from looking at this, that most of the grid is Moderate rating.

Adeon Writer

Oh and - having a big of fun going down the list seeing how many of these sims use camping bots.

I won't point fingers, because I don't have that many fingers.

Pussycat Catnap

Fairly certain number 1 on the list is bot free.

I used to be a regular there. And as far back as 2009 it was bot-free and still insane in traffic.

The place just attracts nooblets like flies to... well... yeah...

If they actually enforced their theme, it might be fun to still go there. But the LAST thing you will ever find at SNB, is the second word in its title... :) And the first word is a tad hard to find too... :)

That said, the first time I ever saw 'SL blue and pink poseball bouncing' was on the beach there in 2009 - before the adult-content policy existed.

These days it is just hundreds of nooblets all packed in there walking around on default AOs and chatting - kind of like an infoHub, only more vibrant.

I need to get out more often these days - have only been to a few of the rest of the places on the list. I had thought B-Bliss-Island was a mainland Zindra spot. Now I suspect I may have it confused with another similarly named locale.
- Unless the place moved off of Zindra and it has been -that- long since I looked.

I would be curious to see top rated parcels rather than sims - so it could include mainland venues (without the added cushion a mainland sim might get by having 2 popular places on one sim).

Iggy

Headline Hamlet omitted:

"Brits Fall in Behind Sexy Nude Beach Bums, Hookers and Slave Girls Slip a Bit, Rise Reported for Bound Cowboys, Spooge-Fest Holds Steady at #5."

Little Lost Linden


Miami Island (contains Club Stacks) on the first chart is all bots. It's been that way for 6 months.

http://thebotzone.net/2011/12/28/the-bots-are-stacked-at-club-stacks/

Tiffy Vella

I'm glad that you are posting both lists, as it's an interesting comparison. But laughing as Sexy Nude Beach is still the top of both. I'm going to have to go lob up there and see what gives, one of these days. I'll send my nanna in to check it out, nude.

foneco zuzu

I only know Tempura, Crossroads and Frank's place!
Wish to see some really astonishing places on the list, but i'm glad that they aren't, as at least in those we can be without lag!
Still a shame that so many amazing places are closing doors and others seem so popular without deserving that for sure!

Arcadia Codesmith

Some days I suspect that the disconnect between quality and popularity is merely a dissonance between our professed tastes and what we actually value.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

Wagner James Au
Wagner James "Hamlet" Au
Dutchie Evergreen Slideshow 29112021
my site ... ... ...

PC/Mac readers recommend for SL:

Classic New World Notes stories:

Linden Limit Libertarianism: Metaverse community management illustrates the problems with laissez faire governance (2008)

The Husband That Eshi Made: Metaverse artist, grieving for her dead husband, recreates him as an avatar (2008)

Labor Union Protesters Converge On IBM's Metaverse Campus: Leaders Claim Success, 1850 Total Attendees (Including Giant Banana & Talking Triangle) (2007)

All About My Avatar: The story behind amazing strange avatars (2007)

Fighting the Front: When fascists open an HQ in Second Life, chaos and exploding pigs ensue (2007)

Copying a Controversy: Copyright concerns come to the Metaverse via... the CopyBot! (2006)

The Penguin & the Zookeeper: Just another unlikely friendship formed in The Metaverse (2006)

"—And He Rezzed a Crooked House—": Mathematician makes a tesseract in the Metaverse — watch the videos! (2006)

Guarding Darfur: Virtual super heroes rally to protect a real world activist site (2006)

The Skin You're In: How virtual world avatar options expose real world racism (2006)

Making Love: When virtual sex gets real (2005)

Watching the Detectives: How to honeytrap a cheater in the Metaverse (2005)

The Freeform Identity of Eboni Khan: First-hand account of the Black user experience in virtual worlds (2005)

Man on Man and Woman on Woman: Just another gender-bending avatar love story, with a twist (2005)

The Nine Souls of Wilde Cunningham: A collective of severely disabled people share the same avatar (2004)

Falling for Eddie: Two shy artists divided by an ocean literally create a new life for each other (2004)

War of the Jessie Wall: Battle over virtual borders -- and real war in Iraq (2003)

Home for the Homeless: Creating a virtual mansion despite the most challenging circumstances (2003)

Newstex_Author_Badge-Color 240px