There's a lot of really good information on this site, and there are also some fluffs. You just need to know who to listen to.
Here's a link to Newbie Central, if you haven't checked it out:
You can also check out FAQS at the top of the page. Feel free to message me if you need anything, just check out my "before you message me" thingy on my bio first.
Welcome and good luck.