Essential reading for all new ukers!
These two excellent articles include advice on what to buy as your first uke:
Some more ideas:
I get regular emails via the website asking for advice about the “best first uke to buy”, advice for beginner lessons, etc. There are lots of websites with this sort of advice so I have started listing them here as and when I find them:
My UkeStuff Xmarks: http://share.xmarks.com/folder/bookmarks/k64Oupk0xi
(Xmarks link: sometimes that link goes to a blank page – if so, please leave a comment and I will fix it.)
I have copied extracts from a couple of emails and the replies I sent – see below – and hope this information helps others too.