We have created a list of our most helpful articles for hermit crab newbies. We were all new to the world of hermit crabs at one point in time and over the years we have encountered the same questions. You are welcome to post to our forums but be aware that the site is not monitored for daily activity so exploring our large library of information will get you started on the right path.
The Newbies Guide to Hermit Crabs
The Hermit Crab Essentials List