Blogaversary for Elephant's Eye
by Diana Studer
- gardening for biodiversity
in Cape Town, South Africa
Eleven years of blogging. The blogging tools I use.
All ten photos were taken in June back thru the years.
Blogger has a new editor and I rely on Peggy K to walk me thru 'will be the default for many users by late June'
|Gladiolus merianellus 2019|
Gladiolus merianellus. Easier to remember when it was bonaspei = (Cape of) Good Hope. Hiking at Maiden Peak in Silvermine 2019
Page speed insights shows faster loading for mobile responsive version (using that ^^ new editor)
|Metalasia densa 2018|
Metalasia densa hiking around Signal Hill 2018
StatCounter human help with a name. They respond to Help?! within 24 hours, despite me being a free user. (I accidentally deleted their code from my blog, while exploring new Blogger)
Sunset at home 2017
Feedly to gather the hundred or so blogs and websites I read.
|Lemon tree 2016|
Lemon tree in 2016, before the drought years kicked in.
FastStone to watermark and compress picture files.
|Flying Dutchman screening the road 2015|
Newly planted front garden 2015
Facebook groups bring me traffic
|The original Elephant's Eye 2014|
The original Elephant's Eye, our garden in Porterville 2014
Two garden blogger memes link to readers of my monthly garden update. Mostly from up North in the opposite season - cold here - I need to see your sun.
|from Groot Winterhoek 2013|
Table Mountain from Groot Winterhoek 2013
iNaturalist resolves my What is it questions one day ...
Gomphocarpus cancellatus on Dasklip Pass 2012. Milkweed is still on my hopeful wish list. 'Cultivated in Europe since 1714' but I haven't found it in a nursery here yet.
Feedburner to check that new email subscribers have confirmed their request.
|Ungardening Pond 2011|
Birds bathing in Ungardening Pond at Porterville 2011
Avira against (computer) viruses.
Spider web 2010, as a token for those I read, and who read mine in turn.
Keep calm and blog on.
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Pictures by Diana and Jürg Studer
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