i just started playing guitar about a month ago. i think it'd be a useful skill and im glad i got started with UG early.
how do i use UG to improve my learning speed and technique?
1. Read articles/lessons (and practice them)

2. Get a metronome

3. Ask for help along the way (much like you just did)
^ That.

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