Laura Macky Photography

Journey of a body on this earth

It’s My Five-Year Word Press Anniversary!

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Today is my five-year anniversary with Word Press!   Happy Anniversary to me!  🙂

I created my account in 2011 but never posted anything until November 2012 right before my first knee replacement.  The blog was created for the sole purpose to update friends and family on the progress of my surgery, but in early 2013 it morphed into a photography blog in the early days of my photography hobby with my first DSLR.

THANK YOU EVERYONE for taking the time to read my blog and make comments, and for being here to share yours as well!   Our community is very special to me and while I go through spurts when I’m here more times than others, this is still my most favorite social media outlet of them all because it’s all of you who make it special.  A truly one-of-a-kind community!

Hope you all have a wonderful Sunday!

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Author: lauramacky

Journey of a Body on this Earth

98 thoughts on “It’s My Five-Year Word Press Anniversary!

  1. Congratulations! Five years is a real achievement. Even in my 2.75 years of blogging I’ve seen many blogs come and go. You have sticking power! Here’s to many more years of your blog posts.

  2. Happy Anniversary, Laura! Five years is a long time and a lot of photos. Beautiful stuff, too!

  3. Happy Anniversary, Laura. I enjoy your blog very much and the photos are wonderful. All the best.

  4. Happy Anniversary and Congratulations. I’m glad you continue to blog because you have a freshness to your words and pictures.

  5. Congratulations Laura and well done. Just keep up the good work. I love your pictures.

  6. Great news, congratulations! 👍🏻❤️

  7. And I thank you for every one of your fine images that it has been my pleasure to see on these pages. You are a true artist, and your work is simply amazing.

  8. Congrstulations. You certainly made me welcome on WordPress and I very much appreciate it.

  9. It appears quite a few of us WordPress bloggers started our blog as a form of communication with family and those that have hung in there all seem to have found a new path in their lives….Congratulations Laura

  10. Congratulations Laura, quite the achievement! Your photography and writing are a treat and I always enjoy our ‘chats’.

    • Thank you so much Belinda. I love our chats too! Let’s all sing kumbayah! But seriously, I really do enjoy the community and am so glad to have found your blog. 🙂

  11. Congratulations, Laura! Time flies when you’re having fun with posting beautiful posts. I’m always enjoying your wonderful posts!

  12. A memorable milestone for a master. Marvelous!

  13. wishing you
    creative continuations 🙂

  14. Happy Anniversary Laura

  15. Happy Anniversary! That’s impressive. 🙂 And I like what you say about the WP community 🙂

  16. Glad your knee is doing better, Laura! 🙂

    Happy Anniversary! (A lot of people, these days, don’t even stay married that long!) 🙂

  17. Congratulations Laura and now to the next 5 🙂

  18. Congratulations, I hope you continue to enjoy this.

  19. Happy five years, Laura. You have come a long way 😊 I really enjoy your photos and the way you create a new world out of each of them. Hope that knee is feeling okay 🙂

    • Thank you Mabel. :-). I kinda like looking back at my early photos. It’s fun to see progression and I’m glad you enjoy them. The knee is finally doing well thank you!

  20. Congratulations, Laura! I hope I can get that far! 🙂

  21. Happy Anniversary my friend! 🙂

  22. congratulations Laura! how amazing it is…. it can begin with one intention, and then, the path diverges.
    I’m very glad that you went the photography route here!! Cheers Debi 🙂

  23. Congratulations! Keep on rockin, Laura.

  24. Interesting to hear that about your background with Word Press – I started in 2013 and have found that regular viewers have become ‘pen’ or photo friends from around the world Diana

  25. Happy Anniversary, dearest Laura. Five years is a long time to contend with WP. 🙂

    • LOL and thank you Amy. 🙂 I think that’s why I’ve been through phases of being burned out. But when I got my anniversary post it perked me up! Hope you’re enjoying your new camera!

      • Yes I am. But. OH. MY. GOODNESS. It does not take pics as I am used to on my other one and now I have to start all over from scratch to learn where the sweet spots are on this one, and how to make my macros look as good if not better then what I was creating. Holy moly!! LOVE the way it feels in my hands and responds. Love it! I’m too darn nervous around it right now to use it right. It’s like HUH have I used a camera before? Let me think about this. I’m all thumbs. Tee hee ……

  26. Congratulations! 5 years ago? Oh my god… It’s a very long time. I needed 2 years more…

  27. Happy Anniversary – glad you kept this going with your photography!!

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