Events and Initiatives

2007 Intl Wota Awards — The Intl Wota Awards were held to recognize a level of profiency in J-music blogging. The winners were voted by the readers of Intl Wota. The full list of nominees–choosen by the IW staff–can be read here. The winners were announced on March 18, 2008.

Cake Day 2008 — To celebrate the first anniversary of Intl Wota, we announced that March 18, 2008, would be Cake Day, where everybody celebrated by posting cake or other baked goods on their blogs. Thank you to everyone who participated!

2008 Intl Wota Awards — The second annual Intl Wota Awards were held between January 8 and January 28, 2009. The full list of nominees can be found here, and the winners were announced on January 29.

Cake Day 2009 — To celebrate the second anniversary of Intl Wota, March 18, 2009, was yet again Cake Day! Thanks for another great year of posts, and for all the wonderful baked goods and celebratory posts that showed up this time around!