Second Life Business: Virtual World Exchange Hits Record Numbers

December 17th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Business, SL Entrepreneur Magazine

by Sigmund Leominster, News Editor The Virtual World Exchange (VirWoX) is a virtual currency exchange owned by the German company, Virtual World Services, GmbH.  The company has just released news of passing a significant milestone. According to their website, VirWoX has now reached over 5,000 registered users and a trading volume of 1 million Euros […]

2008 SLentrepreneur of the Year Award to be Decided by SL Residents

December 1st, 2008  |  by  |  published in SLENTRE.COM Magazine Feature Articles

WWW.SLENTRE.COM Presents the 2008 SLentrepreneur of the Year Award Competition and Awards Ceremony Culminating With Second Life Performance by SL’s Rolling Stones Saturday December 20, 2008 Premier Second Life magazine SLentrepreneur presents nominees for 2008 Second Life Entrepreneur of the Year – voting begins now and runs through December 19. Winners to be announced at […]

Second Life Traffic Report – November Top Spots Holding Steady

December 1st, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life Traffic Report, SL Entrepreneur Magazine

Compiled by Avarie Parker It looks like November was a good month to sink into old comfortable favorites such as Frank’s Place and Fifth Element, both of which have held top spots since SLENTRE.COM has begun running the Traffic Report. Second Life’s most popular locations remained static this month with hot night club, SLeek, falling […]

SL Entrepreneur Profiles: Dakota Neumann, Designer/Owner of 5th Element and Gol Sims

November 19th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Avarie Parker I was fortunate enough to sit down with Dakota Neumann at one of his recently designed villas for an insider look at this successful builder and designer. He is most notably the owner of The 5th Element, a very popular dance club that tops the SLENTRE.COM Traffic Report month after month. He […]

SLENTRE.COM Reader Contest: SLentrepreneur Giving Away $10K Linden and Counting Votes for “SLentrepreneur of the Year 2008”

September 24th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SLENTRE.COM Updates

Second Life Residents Get Lively Discussing Google’s New 3D Chat Platform

July 16th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SLENTRE.COM Magazine Feature Articles

By Avarie Parker It has been a week since Google unleashed Lively, their contribution to the 3D web. There has been a lot of hype surrounding the giant’s entry in to realm of virtual worlds with some observers suggesting that Lively might threaten or ultimately eliminate Linden Lab’s Second Life. After spending some time in […]

Second Life News: Virtual World Exchange Publishes Results for Second Quarter

July 9th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

Press release from: VirWoX (openPR) – The “Virtual World Exchange” (VirWoX), a trading platform where users of the virtual world “Second Life” can exchange its fictual currency “Linden dollars” for real-world currencies such as the Euro, British Pound and Swiss Franc, today announced its operating results for the 2nd quarter of 2008. Compared to the […]

The SLENTRE.COM SL500 May Edition Download Available

June 11th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life Traffic Report

SLentrepreneur Magazine subscribers can now download the latest report here

Second Life Traffic Report – Top 10 SL Locations, Midnight Reflections Put You In The Mood

May 18th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life Traffic Report, SL Entrepreneur Magazine

Compiled by Avarie Parker Last week’s top contenders held steady, claiming the majority of this weeks top 10. There are a few new hot spots including Mauve and Midnight Reflections. Mauve is bustling with residents unpacking all their shopping bags in the public sandbox. Thrilling. Midnight Reflections, on the other hand, is much more interesting. […]

Second Life News: Linden Labs Considering Changing Popularity Stats

May 1st, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

By Avarie Parker According to a recent post from Reuters entitled ‘New SL site rankings may signal end to camping’, Linden Labs executive, Jeska Dzwigalski, has acknowledged that the current ranking system is ineffective. “It is clear that the current Traffic system is not an effective means of determining the success or popularity of a […]