First Step Basics:
Use the Space Bar to switch between your cursor and direction control of your avatar.
Identify Basic instructions by clicking on the blue ? icon in the main chat box, this is at the bottom left of your screen when logged in.
Press I or select the clothes button at the top right of the screen to try on various armors and clothing.
Visit the NPC's behind the counter to learn more basics before you leave Genesis
Ensure you are satisfied with the avatar appearance you have created
Walk over to the teleporter at the south east corner of Genesis (your radar in the bottom right of your screen should help).