I’ve seen an uptick of questions from newcomers lately and would like to share some resources below to help you make the most of it. Welcome to Monero!
A guide to understanding Monero wallets: https://www.monerooutreach.org/stories/monero_wallet_quickstart.php
Monero Best Practice PSAs: https://www.monerooutreach.org/monero_best_practices/
How to contribute: https://www.monerooutreach.org/stories/getting-started-helping-monero.php
A SWOT analysis: https://www.monerooutreach.org/stories/monero_swot_analysis.php
The merits of Monero (courtesy of Monero.how): https://www.monero.how/why-monero-vs-bitcoin
Additional resources: https://www.monerooutreach.org/resources.php
Edit to add list of exchanges, merchants, goods and services that use or accept Monero: https://web.getmonero.org/community/merchants/