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how can I be a better friend/neighbor?
January 5, 2014 12:16PM
Squid port tile taps are always appreciated. Same for Cletus' corn.
January 5, 2014 12:31PM
edited January 2014
thanks, i read somewhere that channel 6 news is appreciated too
does tapping on squid ports and corn farm only become effective if it has the cash icon or corn icon on it?
sorry, i'm a newb and don't exactly get what benefits they provide
January 5, 2014 12:36PM
edited January 2014
"stackable" handshake items such as Squidport section, Channel 6, the farm, and the open-air stage. (See FAQ forum for more details on stacking handshakes)
Graffiti. There are a few people who dont agree with this, but the fact of the matter is that cleaning graffiti is the best way to raise the righteousness rating (at least until youre high enough level to unlock the training wall decoration)
its the only way those building ever pay out. Its not a huge payout, but its still a payout.
Higher level players might not prioritize this as high, but when I was lower lever, I badly needed/wanted graffiti. I still appreciate it.
(Cleaning a neighbor's buildings is generally considered a no-no, since you're depriving them of the potential righteousness and small payout they would get from cleaning it themselves.)
The other advantage of this is that it won't throw off anyone's collection schedule, for those who have one.
Long payout times. Tapping a regular building resets the payout timer so your neighbor does not have to wait quite as long for the next payout. So if a 48-hour building can be tapped, its a nice thing to reset that timer. Almost guaranteed helpful if your neighbor plays regularly. The 24-hour buildings are almost as good.
I personally also like 6-hour buildings to be tapped as well, because its almost impossible to keep up with them on my own. I have to sleep sometime! The 16-hour buildings are also great for me since it's such a weird number of hours and I can't always catch it at the right time.
(The Simpson house has a tiny little timer that does no good to reset; don't recommend tapping that unless there is literally no other option.)
Those are the basics, hope this helps!
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