Being new to 3D printing can be overwhelming. When you are starting out, learning all of the terminology may seem like speaking a foreign language. Even after you are familiar with the verbiage, you still have to learn which settings will have the greatest effect on improving your results.
See the quick guide below as a reference for general Cura/Printrbot settings. Click on the image to enlarge it. Also, find a download of the image as well as a full manual on Cura attached to the bottom of this article.