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What is an easy way to post to your own blog using OAuth?

Tumblr updated their API service to use OAuth. I can no loger use my own username and password to post on my own blog, I have to use OAuth. I am not interested in creating a full blown app, I just ...
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Disabling permalinks on Tumblr posts

I have a photo collage-style blog on Tumblr. I'm trying to make some of the images essentially function like buttons. I can set a click-thru link, but when you click the image you get the permalink ...
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Remove the words that describe the post on Tumblr

I would like to get rid of the underlined "photo" next to posted pictures and the "text" above the posted text. Template section for text posts {block:Text} <div class="post text"> ...
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Check if I already reblogged a post?

I want to curate a special topic on my Tumblr, so I'm trying to reblog everything related. After months and hundreds of posts, it's hard to know if I reblogged something already. Because I don't ...
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How to check the number of Reblogs Per User on Tumblr

Is it possible to see the number of reblogs per user anywhere in the Tumblr dashboard? I only see one entry per user when I click on 'notes', like 'privid reblogged this', but not the number of times ...
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Tumblr, Wordpress.com and Advertising [closed]

Am I correct that Tumblr is not a good place for advertising revenue? For example, I have 2 photoblogs (Tumblr provide a good interface and themes support for photoblogs). People reblog my posts and ...
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How can I change the font in “Single A Theme” of Tumblr?

I'm using Single A Theme 1.3 for my Tumblr blog, but could not find the appropriate CSS code to change the font for posts.
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Like a post on Tumblr without following

Do I need to follow someone on Tumblr to be able to "like" a post?
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How to make Tags show in this Tumblr Theme that doesn't show? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Making tags visible when using a Tumblr theme that doesn't show them Here's the theme I'm using: http://themesbyjames.tumblr.com/escalation/
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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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View users Tumblr/Instagram pages witout logging in

A client asked me to add links to their Tumblr and Instagram accounts on their websites. Trouble is I have no idea how to find them and no idea what their URLs are (or even, in Instagrams case, if its ...
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How can I modify my tumblr blog (or theme) so posts don't get included in the tumblr radar and aren't searchable?

How can I modify my tumblr blog (or theme) so posts don't get included in the tumblr radar?
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How to “disable” 'redirect link' of Tumblr images

I tried researching for a way to disable a redirect link of my Tumblr image posts, but can't seem to find one. This is my problem, when I 'Image Post', the image post, if you click on it in the main ...
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How do you show all the posts you've liked from one blog only from Tumblr?

I can see all the posts I've liked, but I want to see all the likes just from one of my favorite blogs I subscribe to. There are lots of tools for managing my blog, but this is for a blog I'm ...
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If a video is removed from a site like Youtube of daily motion, is it removed from blog posts too?

For example, say you have a Tumblr or Wordpress blog with a video from Youtube on it, if that video is removed from Youtube for some reason, can it still be accessed through your blog? I would think ...
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Remove an ad from my Tumblr?

My tumblr (mixedfeels.tumblr.com) has this ad at the top of it. I'm not sure if I'm the only one that can see it, but it's really bugging me. I didn't put it there or allow ads to be there, so I'm ...
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Can I remove the ads from the top and bottom of my Tumblr page?

In my Tumblr page I have ads on the top and the bottom and even when I change the theme they don’t disappear. Can I remove the ads from the top and bottom of my Tumblr page?
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Is there a way to control your identity as a note-leaver/commenter on Tumblr?

I have two Tumblr blogs within one account. Each blog has a URL in the form of somename.tumblr.com and a portrait photo. If I "like" or respond to someone's post, is there a way I can select which ...
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How to reply to answers on Tumblr?

I asked a question on Tumblr and ticked the "Let people answer this" option. Now a few answers have come in, and I wanted to reply to them, yet I do not see a way how. Is it possible? And if so, how? ...
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How should I host images used on Tumblr?

I would like to add some images into my Tumblr post (which is made up of text), unfortunately it is only possible to embed images by URL. Is it a good idea to upload the images first (as a photo), ...
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How can I embed a Universal Subtitles video on Tumblr?

I have created English subtitles for a video on Universal Subtitles, and now I want to embed it in my Tumblr blog. I tried copying the embed code provided, but on Tumblr that just comes out as the ...
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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, ...
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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 - ...
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Changing messy Tumblr URL

On Tumblr we keep getting really messy URLs generated for our blog posts. Is there any way that this can be changed? For instance, in the example bellow, the blogs title is ‘Playing with scale and ...
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Listing author's posts seperately on Tumblr

I'm new on Tumblr. And I have a group blog. There are 2 authors of this blog. I will design a 2-column theme and i want to list AUTHOR-A's posts on left side and AUTHOR-B's posts on right side. ...
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How do I centre a Tumblr test post title?

I can centre the post itself no problem but when I post it, the title remains on the right making the post look silly.
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Adding video to created Tumblr page

I have created a page on my Tumblr called "my music videos". I have a video on YouTube and I want it to appear in this page that I've created, not (only) in my normal Tumblr page. But I don't want ...
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View number of readers on Tumblr blog

I am new to Tumblr and don't know how to tell if someone has read my blog, or how many. How can I see this info?
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Tumblr vs other web frameworks [closed]

I'm a new user to Tumblr and I was amazed by the quantity of functions and its level of integration with main social networks. What was the best to me, was the possibility of editing the code of the ...
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Can I queue a Tumblr post to post next year?

I'm going out of town near the end of the year, and I'd like for Tumblr to make a few posts for me while I'm gone. Can I queue a Tumblr post to post next year?
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How do I change tag appearance on a pre-made tumblr theme?

I was wondering if anyone knew how to help me with changing the appearance of my tags. They look like oldschool links (underlined and blue) and it's very garish - it clashes very bladly with the rest ...
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Is it possible to filter tumblr posts of a blog to a particular author?

Is there a url to the author's page for a particular tumblr blog? In the tumblr docs the author url just links to the author's own tumblr blog. Ie, Is it possible to filter posts of a blog to a ...
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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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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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Bilingual blog: Wordpress, Tumblr, or Blogger?

I'm helping a Korean artist setup an internet blog to showcase her work. Since her goal is to have her blog in both English and Korean, my question is: which of these platforms better supports ...
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Can you default Tumblr's Ask feature to ask anonymously

I want to default any ask submissions via Tumblr to "Ask Anonymously". How can I do this? Clarification: This is for asks I receive.
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Link to latest post on Tumblr

From the Tumblr customization docs you can grab the {Permalink} of the current page using the shortcode just shown. Is there a shortcode to retrieve the most recent post?
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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 ...
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How do I remove the “Comments” word out of “x Comments” in disqus tumblr themes?

From http://webapps.stackexchange.com/a/18885 and http://pebblecodeblog.disqus.com/admin/tumblr/, I found that you can show disqus comments with <a class="dsq-comment-count" ...
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App for Tumblr Tracked Tags?

Tumblr allows you to search tabs and then mark to track them. Once you have these tags tracked you'll see how many (up to 10+) posts related to that tag have been updated since you last looked at 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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Can anyone see my Tumblr username if I post from a “sub-tumblr”?

My main blog on Tumblr is username.tumblr.com. I follow people, browse the dashboard, and heart posts from that username. When I post things to a sub-tumblr called subtumblr.tumblr.com, on that ...
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Making the ask box font smaller on a Tumblr theme

How would I go about setting a smaller font size on the ask box on a Tumblr? I don't know where on my current theme I have to adjust or edit for this section to have a font size smaller than the rest ...
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Tumblr theme—pictures are distorted

I am just wondering what in the HTML is making certain pictures distorted and how/if I can change that in any way. Certain photos whose height is above a certain px get distorted and it's frustrating. ...
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How to make tags, comments, notecounts, date, permalink, and etc. visible?

Can someone please help me? I'm having difficulties trying to make my tags, comments, notecounts, date, and permalink visible on my Tumblr layout. I have attempted to do it but it was all just ...
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How to remove the “Follow,” “Unfollow” and “Join Tumblr” buttons on a Tumblr site?

From what I understand, the Tumblr buttons at the top right of any Tumblr site are auto-inserted via iFrame. This means I cannot directly delete these buttons by editing the HTML. But I want them ...
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Is there a Tumblr variable that refers to the blog's URL/username?

I'm trying to do some stuff on my Tumblr layout, and I want some links to remain accurate regardless of whether the blog's URL later change. Either this is not possible from the documented variables ...
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Enable Infinite/Endless Scrolling in Tumblr

Is there a way to enable endless scrolling (i.e. no pagination) for my Tumblelog? I have browsed through the settings and selected "Enable endless scrolling" though this seems to only work for the ...
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How can I delete saved tags in Tumblr?

When I put a tag on a post, Tumblr saves that tag. Meaning, when I start making a tag on a different post later, it lists suggestions for autofill from previous tags I’ve made which so far have all ...
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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: