ok, first, just draw a basic head in all directions.
then the usual body.
now you can go 2 ways, pants or legs.
now make a hairstyle, spiky, long, short, flat, or choose an animal hairstyle, like what i do, lion. or maby zebra. Just make it simple.
then the arms.
now some simple eyes just 2 lines | |.
then you can put somthing in there hands, like a sword, or a gun.
now if you want you can add a name, like somthing simple and cool, like josh, peter, jacob, matt, seth. or somthing cool like Bandit or Duke.