Pathfinder Basics: Part 9 - Rapid Character Creation
Pathfinder Basics: Part 10 - Point Buy, Traits and Character Creation
Ah! Glad to see Downforged Cast linked to help players in the Pathfinder games. I apologise for being too busy to write my own. I've watched the series on campaign building and didn't think to link this series as help for players.
He uploads excellent guides and discussions. If one has the time, consider browsing his uploaded videos. The best thing is that sometimes even he learns new things in the comments sections of the videos.