Boer War


Planned Future Additions

  1. The Christmas Pudding Bombardment of Ladysmith
  2. Churchill as a War Correspondent
  3. Concentration Camp
  4. Battle of Conseco
  5. Battle of Spion Kop
  6. The Missing Boer Gold
  7. Boer Leaders
  8. British Leaders
  9. Majuba Hill Battle
  10. Siege of Mafeking
  11. Siege of Ladysmith
  12. Guerilla Warfare
  13. Gallery 5 of Pictures
  14. Gallery 6 of Pictures
  15. Insert Text Links to Gallery Pictures
  16. Insert Alt Links to Gallery Pictures
  17. Timeline of the Boer War
  18. Update Sitemap
  19. Article on Kitchener
  20. Article on British Generals
  21. Article on Field Medicine
  22. Article on African Participation in the War
  23. Article About Women Boer Spies
  24. Article on Extrairdinary Soldiers
  25. Article on Victoria Cross Recipients - short bio
  26. Gallery of Playing Cards
  27. Article on the World Fair Recreations

This section records changes and additions to the site.

Site News and Updates

  • February 19. 2017 -- Added a biography of President Kruger.
  • December 10. 2016 -- Added a gallery of the Boer Generals and Commanders
  • June 17, 2016 -- Redid the front page.
  • June 1, 2016 -- Updated the privacy policy.
  • May 28, 2016 -- Added google analyrics to the site.
  • November 5, 2015 -- Fixed CSS display issues. Updated sitemaps and submitted them to google.
  • October 25, 2015 -- Added an archive of Boer war photos.
  • October 17, 2015 -- Converted site to a mobile friendly template. Placed ads on the site.
  • January 11, 2015 -- Added a map of the Transvaal and Orange Free States.
  • December 14, 2014 -- added a library and summary of the Boer offensive on the western front. Use translation from Afrikaans here: https://archive.org/stream/AngloBoerWarPart1/Abo-deel1#page/n611/mode/2up for more content
  • December 13, 2014 -- implemented browser caching and compression using htaccess
  • December 9, 2014 -- Optimized and compressed images on the front page using http://compressjpeg.com/
  • December 7, 2014 -- Added a section showing political cartoons about the Boer War
  • December 6, 2014 -- Built a new site template. Removed ads while redesign is under way.
  • October 4, 2014 -- Fixed a problem with the front page.
  • April 8, 2014 -- Added a history of the Boer Orange Free State
  • March 24, 2014 -- Added articles about Natal and Transvaal
  • March 15, 2014 -- Added site to Google Webmaster tools and submitted the sitemap.
  • March 10, 2014 -- Converted site to SSI format. Added an article about the Boer people. Improved the privacy policy. Added advertisements.
  • March 1, 2014 -- Added an overview of the Boer War scanned from the Library of Historic Characters and Events (circa 1905)
  • February 25, 2014 -- Added an RSS feed, robots.txt and a new xml site map made at http://xmlsitemapgenerator.org/
  • February 9, 2014 -- Set up server. Build basic site shell.
  • February 7, 2014 -- domain registered. Images collected.











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