Author Archives: Jack Linden

New Policy on Land Cutting

As you’ll have seen me discuss before, we’re in the midst of a long term plan to improve the Mainland as a place to live, work and visit. To make this happen, we plan to act as a more proactive … Continue reading

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The Question of Land Cutting

We have set ourselves a goal to create the most enjoyable Mainland experience that we can. As part of this effort, a few months ago we took action to limit Ad Farming (especially adverts that are intended solely to drive … Continue reading

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About the Homestead Launch and Script Limits

As we have previously blogged, Homesteads will be launched as a new product on Monday 5th January. Those of you that own an Openspace should already have received emails from us explaining the changes taking place; this post is to … Continue reading

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Hoist the Mainsail and head for the high seas

Shiver me timbers me hearties! If you’re a fan of all things nautical then we have exciting news! A new Mainland sailing area will soon appear off the coast of Nautilus in a joint community project between Linden Lab and the estate owners … Continue reading

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Openspaces Transition for January 2009

Following our previous announcement on Openspaces, and many thoughtful conversations with the community, I wanted to thank you, and let those of you who own Openspaces know what will happen in the New Year. The transition from Openspaces to Homesteads … Continue reading

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Progress Update regarding the recent Advertising Policy

As you may know, on October 1st our new policy for Mainland advertising took effect. Before the new policy, between 15%-18% of parcels were being used primarily to advertise, mostly on micro parcels. As of this post, that figure has … Continue reading

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Openspace Announcement Due Tomorrow

Over the last week we have been listening to your feedback and working hard to revisit the original announcement. This blog post is just a short message to let everyone know that we’re now close to being able to share … Continue reading

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