On 31 August 2015 I published my first blog post. Back then the blog was called ‘Kuro Sama Reviews’, and I reviewed anything and everything – from anime to Tom Cruise films. Over the last five years a lot has changed in my blog, and as I’m writing this I wonder if I should really… Continue reading Celebrating Five Years of Blogging
Over the last few weeks I’ve slowly been easing myself in the blogging game, and it’s been a lot harder than I thought it would be. When I was on my hiatus, I always imagined just opening WordPress and the latest blog post would magically flow from my fingers. But it’s been the exact opposite,… Continue reading How I Write Reviews – Sorting My Thoughts & Airing My Feelings
Wow, it’s been seven long months since I’ve been on this blog. Needless to say my hiatus extended far longer than I ever anticipated. I almost don’t know what to say. As I guess in my hiatus post, I’ve been absolutely wiped out from full time work. I get home, my brain is numb and… Continue reading How Time Flies…
Starting off a blog can be a daunting task, made even worse when you try to get some tips online. There’s hundreds of books, very expensive online courses and thousands more webpages dedicated to telling you exactly how to make the ‘best most successful blog that ever existed’. But when I started up my blog… Continue reading Three ‘Blogging Success’ Tips I Never Followed
Over the last week or so, I’ve slowly been coming back out of my hiatus. However, in my hiatus post I kept why I suddenly ‘logged off’, very vague. The truth of it was that I had lost my love for blogging. Strangely enough, despite my own post about not getting bogged down by stats,… Continue reading Loosing Your Love for Blogging – A Personal Story
Hi everyone, some sad news but I will be going on blogging hiatus from today onwards. I’m not entirely sure how long the hiatus will go, but latest until mid-December. A combination of burnout, health issues and study commitments have prompted this. I also want to take a break from some social media, mainly Twitter… Continue reading Two Happy Cats is Going on Hiatus
Another year has gone by and Two Happy Cats is still here! This year has been a very rough year for me, I’ve been struggling with my health, finding work has been a struggle, and my master’s thesis has been an absolute mess. At one point I was considering deleting my blog, but then realised… Continue reading Two Happy Cats Just Turned 3 Years Old!
Hello! On August 31st, Two Happy Cats will turn 3 years old. I wasn’t really sure how to celebrate it this year. But after a lot of ‘umming and ahing’, I thought it might be fun to do an ‘Ask me Anything’. Nothing is off the table you can ask me anything you want from blogging/SEO… Continue reading Ask Me Anything ~ Two Happy Cats Turns 3 Soon!
Over the last two weeks, I’ve spent most of my waking moments looking for anime freelance writing opportunities. And let me tell you, it is worse than trying to find a needle in a haystack. Knowing how difficult this is, I thought I would share some of the opportunities I’ve found, just to help out… Continue reading Freelance Anime Writing Opportunities
Recently I’ve seen a few anime bloggers talk about the community, mainly how it seems to be ‘dying’. There seems to be a few reasons for this, first up many new bloggers tend to quit in the first three months of blogging as they’re not pulling in the followers/ views they hoped for. The second… Continue reading 5 Anime Blogging Tips to Keep You Motivated!