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How to merge Tumblr accounts?

I have two blogs in Tumblr, each under its own login name. I'd like to consolidate these two accounts, so that I can manage both blogs from a single account. How would I go about doing that?
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How to add links on a tumblr.com page?

How can I add some links on a tumblr page? For example, on http://makeclocks.tumblr.com/ I'd like to add some links at red box area:
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How can I link Photo Posts to the permalink page of a Tumblr blog?

I have a Tumblr photoblog and what's annoying is that if you click on the image of a photopost you're linked to the permalink of that image alone. Is there a way to link to the permalink page of the ...
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Making notes visible when using a Tumblr theme that doesn't show them

I have just created a Tumblr blog using the Indy theme. After creating a new post, I noticed that the notes do not show up, just a short line. I tried searching for an option to make the notes ...
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How to automatically reblog your Tumblr liked posts

Is there a way to automatically reblog1 the posts you like on Tumblr? I looked into IFTTT but couldn't find the right hooks. 1. On a different Tumblr, not the default one.
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Is there an alternative for the Tumblr Archive?

I would like to present a more structured list of my posts on Tumblr. Is there any way I can do this from within Tumblr itself?
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Showing tags in Tumblr in Munich theme

I'm using the Munich theme for Tumblr, but it doesn't naturally show tags. I've followed the instructions here and at the followup Tumblr FAQ for adding tags, but when the tags show up, they're far ...
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Is it possible to automatically schedule old Tumblr posts to appear on Twitter?

I've got a large Tumblr archive and would like to tweet one post every few days to Twitter. Is there any way of doing this automatically?
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How do I get tags to show up in individual Tumblr posts and not on my Tumblr theme page?

Is there a way to change the Quite Big theme so that my tags show up only on individual posts, but not on the overview when you scroll through all the posts on my blog's homepage?
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Does the content I post on additional Tumblr pages of one account, show up on the dashboard of my followers?

For example, I have a blog and have recently added an extra page. If I post things on this extra page, will those following my main blog have it come up in their newsfeed? Or do they have to follow ...
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Adding a button to toggle between colour schemes on Tumblr?

I would like to add a button to my tumblr theme to toggle between two separate colour schemes - ie from black text on a white background to white text on a black background. How can I add this ...
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How to show tags on Tumblr theme

I've looked a several questions on here that matched mine and tried doing the answers that were given. None of which worked for me. I don't know why.. Can somebody help me out? I've put, {block:...
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How can I make tags visible using this tumblr theme?

I've made several attempts to add tags to my tumblr posts, but each time I try to edit the theme I end up with a list of tags across the top of my blog instead of included in each seperate post. Can ...
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Making tags visible when using a Tumblr theme that doesn't show them

I have just created a Tumblr blog using the Fluid theme. After creating a new post, I added a few tags, but then I noticed that the tags do not show up along with the post. I tried searching for an ...
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Find comments on a post on Tumblr

Tumblr posts have comments in the form of reblogs where someone else adds some message on the bottom of the reblog. On a posts's links there's tons and tons of reblogs without additional content and ...
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<cite> tags on Tumblr?

I'm composing HTML for a text post, and find that whenever I use the <cite> tag, it disappears when I preview the post or switch to rich text mode. Other tags, like <sup>, don't have this ...
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Is there a way to post an image post from my Tumblr blog to my Facebook wall?

Is there an automated way to post an image post from my Tumblr blog to my Facebook wall? I've been looking at using IFTTT, which I've used before in the past for automated tasks like this, but I ...
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Getting a “The page isn't redirecting properly” when logging into Tumblr [closed]

Up until now (even earlier today) logging into Tumblr has worked perfectly. But I just tried to log in, and Firefox gave me this error: The page isn't redirecting properly Firefox has ...
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How to remove duplicated posts from Tumblr theme

If you go to http://cargotheme.tumblr.com/ and click “Display as list”, you will see that all posts are duplicated. How should the theme be modified to fix this? (Theme source located here.)
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How to get to the right Tumblr blog from a Google search

I am searching for the lyrics to a Darwin Deez song. I googled "I keep the mic on lockdown slavery deez" and in the description of the second result I can see the information that I want. When I click ...
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Center embedded audio posts on Tumblr

On my Tumblr blog I'm trying to center the embedded audio posts but they won't. I found some other people have tried centering iFrame. I've also tried setting margin: auto; in the CSS inside ....
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How to report bugs in Tumblr?

I have noticed that using Markdown support in Tumblr, there is a problem with code formatting. For example, in this post: http://randomencoding.tumblr.com/post/35672522660/android-programatically-...
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Source in Caption: how to change it

I'm having a little trouble customizing my Tumblr theme (I'm currently using 'The Minimalist Theme' by Pixel Union). When I reblog a picture, I usually like to write some text below the image. In ...
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Tumblr's current NSFW policy for adult blogs

It's my perception that there were so many policy changes about adult content after Yahoo! acquired Tumblr that I don't know what's currently the real deal. What's Yahoo's definitive policy about NSFW ...
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Why the tags of my tumblr theme look like bright blue links?

I have a blog on tumblr, and the tags show up like bright blue links that are really difficult to read and it looks awful. I'm not going to change the theme, because I love it. At first this theme ...
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Can I follow someone on Tumblr without seeing their posts on the dashboard?

Recently, I gave Tumblr another try and started to somewhat liking it. Some of my friends who are already on Tumblr followed by Tumblr and as a nice gesture, I followed them back. But, unfortunately,...
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How can I embed gist snippets using Tumblr markdown?

I post using Tumblr's markdown support. I've tried embedding my gist snippets as links, etc. but can't seem to figure out the right combination. If I post using html, the gist links work fine. I would ...
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Hiding seen posts in Tumblr

I see that posts have an ID. for example if you like a post and then another person reblogs it, it appears as liked by you already. So there should be a way to tell Tumblr not to show in my dashboard ...
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How to Add a Facebook Like Button to Tumblr

There doesn't seem to be any official documentation on Tumblr or Facebook as to how to add a Facebook like button within posts. The only documentation I see is http://www.tumblr.com/docs/en/...
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Tumblr global tags as RSS

We can transform any individual site tags as rss by simply going to [sites].tumblr.com/tagged/[tag]/rss and we can also see global tags result by going to tumblr.com/tagged/[tag] However, tumblr.com/...
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Vicious message on Tumblr

My 13 year old granddaughter received a extremely serious vicious message via Tumblr. I am absolutely horrid she could get a anonymous message telling her she should end her life as there is nothing ...
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How to format a sub list with Markdown on Tumblr?

I tried this 1. Bullet one. 1.1. Bullet one. one. 1.2. Bullet one. two. 2. Bullet two And that doesn't work. I'm not sure if it's been documented here and here :-/ How to format a sub list with ...
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Why won't Tumblr delete one of my additional blogs?

I’m trying to delete two of my Tumblr blogs, both of them additional to my primary blog. Every time I hit delete when managing accounts, Tumblr says "not found." Neither one of my blogs has any ...
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Tumbler account lost

Last night, I was deleting cookies on my daughter's mac and (maybe coincidentally) now she can't access her Tumblr account. She can only view it as a follower. Any ideas on how to reinstate her to ...
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How can I make my Tumblr blog hide the source?

On my Tumblr blog, I want to make it look nice but I don't like it when the source and tags are shown. How do I hide these?
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Tumblr RSS importer stopped working

I've been administering several Tumblr blogs since 2009 by means of the RSS import feature and, without any notifications, it would seem like the last time they were updated is late December 2011. It ...
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Tumblr shows empty iframe when embedding video

I'm trying to embed a YouTube video into a text post on my Tumblr blog. I copied the HTML from YouTube and pasted it into the HTML of the post, but when I preview it, the video doesn't show up. In the ...
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How to save Tumblr blog posts to separate files named after blog post title?

Is there an util, web app preferably, to save all public posts to separate files named after blog post titles format? tumblrdir\ My First Blog Post Title.html My Second Blog Post Title.html ...
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Tumblr wrong note count

It seems to me that the tumblr note counts are wrong (even in dashboard), For example it will say I have 11 notes, when clicking on "11 notes" there are only two notes loaded down the bottom, The ...
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Embed YouTube video on Tumblr

I've been searching but what I've found was always about uploading a video to Tumblr or about adding audio only on Tumblr. None of the results has a solution for my problem. I just want to display a ...
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Tumblr theme doesn't link to dashboard

I'm using the Oblivion Tumblr theme and it's perfect except that at the top, where all of the other themes have the link back to your dashboard, this one doesn't, and it doesn't have the customization ...
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Way to View embedded video in Tumblr dashboard?

Is there any way to embed a YouTube video into a Tumblr text post to make the video playable from the dashboard? It seems the default (unless making a separate video post per video) is just to display ...
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Does Tumblr not allow animated gifs?

I'm new to Tumblr... I've tried uploading an animated gif both via the URL and then uploading the actual gif, but it seems to only show the first "frame" from the animated gif. Does anyone know a way ...
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Adding links to a Tumblr page

I want to add links to my Tumblr page but do not know how, I've tried following tutorials but can't seem to get them to work. Would you be able to explain this in detail to allow me to post links?
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Facebook like button shows the same like

I got a problem with my Tumblr blog. I implemented the Facebook like button but for some reason it's showing the same likes on all posts. And yes, I'm using {Permalink} as the URL. <iframe src="//...
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Searching Multiple Tumblr Tags

I know that say one wanted to search for posts tagged with #LOL you can use the following, http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/lol and for #GIF you can use http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/gif A tag with a ...
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How do I get notes to show up on my posts?

I've been using this theme that I love very much: Preview: http://yuki-th.tumblr.com/ Codes: http://pastebin.com/HPf2EkHD And it does not have the option to show notes. I was wondering if I can ...
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Can you transfer pictures from Facebook to Tumblr?

I would like to put some pictures from Facebook directly on my Tumblr, is there anyway to do that?
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Tumblr blog not loading

My tumblr blog (blog.tonyhue.com) often doesn't load. Instead, I get that blasted "This webpage is not available" message on Chrome, etc. Repeatedly hitting refresh sometimes seems to cure. ...
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Tumblr items published from queue do not show in Facebook timeline - only those items published directly

I reported the following issue to Tumblr: I have setup Tumblr to post to Facebook as well. However, I have noticed that posts published from the queue do not appear in my Facebook timeline - ...