1. When you log in make some water and food for you and rebuff up.
2.Spec frost if your not already cause frost is the fastest leveling spec for mages.
3.Try to get gear with +intellect and +stamina, cause without intellect mages are easily killed by mobs.
4.Always use frostbolt to keep the enemy as far away from you for the longest time. If you have the enemy away from you for a long time its easy kills for mages!
5.Once you level past 40 start looking for gear attributes in this order: