Blog Growth, the Eternal Struggle

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I occasionally get asked for blogging advice, as I assume you all do, and I do my best to answer even though I'm still a rank amateur, albeit a veteran one. By far the most common question I get is how do you reach more people/get more followers? I've also noticed a trend in the … Continue reading Blog Growth, the Eternal Struggle

Irina on 100 Word Anime

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Hi guys, How are you today? I hope you're good. Happiness is contagious and there's never enough around. Today, I would like to have a little chat with you. Just a tiny update on my adventures in 100 Word Anime in case you are curious. First, let me tell you how all of this came about. … Continue reading Irina on 100 Word Anime

Expanding beyond WordPress

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I think this post belongs on Karandi's blog as it's 100 word anime that originally made me consider this question. But I m getting ahead of myself. Some time ago I realized that although the WordPress community is absolutely wonderful and I wouldn't trade it for the world, it remains for lack of a better … Continue reading Expanding beyond WordPress

Blogging Habits and Losing Momentum

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Earlier this week Irina posed an excellent question in her post when she asked whether blogging breaks work? It was an excellent post, in case you missed it, and one that got quite a few people talking. When Irina first brought this post to my attention, I absolutely loved it because it was something I'd … Continue reading Blogging Habits and Losing Momentum

Do Blogging Breaks Work?

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There’s really only on gif to use for this occasion, isn’t there? You know guys, when you’ve been around the blogosphere for a while, you start to recognize certain patterns. Signs if you will. When you pay attention, you can sort of tell when a blogger is no longer as excited by their blog as … Continue reading Do Blogging Breaks Work?

The One Thing We Wish We Would Have Known When We First Started our Blogs – A Community Post

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Once in a while, I get messages from bloggers asking for advice with their blogs. Although I feel very flattered and honoured that anyone would come to me for such a thing, I also feel a little bad because I don't have that much to offer. I can only draw from my own experience which … Continue reading The One Thing We Wish We Would Have Known When We First Started our Blogs – A Community Post

Anniversary Special – Looking Back at The Third Year

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Earlier in the week I celebrated my third anniversary for 100 Word Anime. For me, that was really exciting because each year I kind of feel like I'm learning more and figuring things out and I also feel like my posts are written a little better than they used to be. Okay, there's still typos … Continue reading Anniversary Special – Looking Back at The Third Year

Friday’s Feature: The Truth About Blogging (Or How To Raise a Blog From Ravenous Beast To Loyal Pet)

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Sit yourself down as I'm about to reveal the biggest secret about blogging. It will change the way you view yourself and the world. I'd be surprised if the evil blogging fairies don't run over here and steal half my post and banish it to the dark beyond of cyber space because nobody wants this … Continue reading Friday’s Feature: The Truth About Blogging (Or How To Raise a Blog From Ravenous Beast To Loyal Pet)

Jon’s Creator Showcase – June Edition

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Well July has come to an end and so I now have the pleasure of sharing some of the amazing blog posts that came out in May. I once again want to thank Jon Spencer for starting the showcase. To those who don't know about the showcase the goals are to: Give exposure to both the … Continue reading Jon’s Creator Showcase – June Edition

Tuesday’s Top 5: Anniversary Special – Top 5 of Everything on the Blog

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Welcome to the second year anniversary top 5 special. Last year I did my top 5 favourite posts that I enjoyed writing. This year I'm being a little more technical and I'm sharing my top 5 posts in each main category that I write. So top 5 episode reviews, top 5 series reviews, top 5 … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Anniversary Special – Top 5 of Everything on the Blog