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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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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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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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How do you remove Disqus “comments” from Tumblr pages?

How do you remove Disqus "comments" link from Tumblr pages? I've managed to remove the Disqus comment box from all pages, so it only appears after posts. I used the following code: ...
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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 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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Post to Tumblr via email

How do I post to Tumblr from email? My login/account screen doesn't have the "Goodies" button at the top as shown in this help page for Tumblr: http://www.tumblr.com/docs/en/email_publishing
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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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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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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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Quick way to share my webpage via links through Facebook or Tumblr

What HTML code do I need to include on my webpages if I want visitors to share the URL or links to their friends on a social network like Facebook or a web service like Tumblr? I want the text to ...
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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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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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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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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 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 do I change my portrait photo on Tumblr?

Before the UI change in Tumblr, the option to change the profile picture could be found in the same place where one customizes their blog. Where has the option moved to now ? I tried looking in the ...
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Automatically posting from Tumblr to a Facebook business page (not a personal Facebook wall)

It's great that Tumblr allows me to post automatically to my personal Facebook wall, but how do I get it to post automatically to my business Facebook page? Because apps can be allowed only through a ...
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Adding code snippets on a Tumblr blog [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I embed gist snippets using Tumblr markdown? I was wondering if there is any easy way to add code snippets into a Tumblr. I've tried embedding a Gist script tag, ...
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Flickr upload by email to Tumblr

Is it possible to upload an image to Tumblr over Flickr by email feature? It looks like Flickr is offering that but it's not working for me: (Login required) http://www.flickr.com/blogs.gne
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Is there a quick way to edit a specific Tumblr post?

I'm at a specific post of my Tumblr blog (its permalink). I want to edit it. Is there a quick way to do that? I don't see an Edit link anywhere. When I try to search for it in my dashboard by ...
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Old tags on my Tumblr have stopped working. Can I fix them?

I have a comic book Tumblr where I track every comic book I read (sidenote: I know this is useless, it's Tumblr). I keep track of the comics with tags (series title, publication year, writer, artist ...
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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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My Tumblr blog disappeared

Did something like that ever happen to anyone ? My Tumblr blog disappeared (http://blog.gitwatcher.com). I've already emailed the support, but no response at all. (last) UPDATE ... in responce ...
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Tumblr won't show comments, need to edit theme to show them

Comments aren't showing up on my Tumblr. What do I have to do to my theme in order for the comments to show on my main blog? Here's the main code portion of the template around the posts: <div ...
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Which Tumblr themes displays all tags on landing page?

Among dozens of gratis Tumblr themes, I've hardly seen any that offers to display tags on the front-page. Have you? Can you provide some links? It doesn't have to be all fancy, like tag clouds.
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Go Back to Default Tumblr Layout

So after gratuitous theme installations and customizations my tumblr site just isn't looking how I want it to. I've decided to just do the theme myself, but now I have one on there with all this ...
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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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Creating a Tumblr with a theme that only displays a single page or post

I'm trying setup my Tumblr with a theme or template that will give me a super simple layout with only a few pieces of information displayed. I'm basically looking to recreate something similar to ...
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Any way to hide Disqus box from Tumblr ask page only?

I have successfully added Disqus to my Tumblr page quite some time ago, but for consistency I would like to remove the Disqus box from the ask page or all static pages. Is that even possible? One of ...
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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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How can I get my Tumblr theme to separate tags with commas?

At the end of every post type in my Tumblr theme, I've got this code: <p class="permalink"> <a href="{Permalink}">{NoteCountWithLabel}</a> {block:HasTags} &nbsp;&nbsp; ...
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How to display submitter name in Tumblr theme

On Tumblr, one can enable a submission form, so that anyone can submit posts for approval. I can't figure out, though, how to automatically display the submitter's name within my customized theme. ...
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Customize the message Tumblr sends to Twitter

I have my Tumblr set-up to publish to Twitter as well. Currently it says Photo: [URL] This is not very descriptive, are there any options other than [URL] that can be used to automate the ...
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How to format footnotes with Markdown on Tumblr?

I'm not sure I can get proper documentation on this, I've been to this tumblr help center and this discussion on Meta SO about Markdown footnotes, I saw interesting comment from Arjan that Drupal made ...
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Customize Tumblr bookmarklet to only post to a certain account

I frequently post to tumblr via the tumblr bookmarklet. I also manage two different tumblr sites and once in awhile I would accidentally post content meant for one site onto the other (forgot that I ...
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Prevent duplicate tagging in Tumblr

I must be really bad at this. I started to type "watches" for a tag and it appeared in the list because I used it before. Now when I click on it, I get two tags. How can I get this working ...
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If a Tumblr blog is deleted, is the subdomain available again for re-registration?

I have a blog on Tumblr (not my primary blog) which I wanted to delete and re-register under a new email ID, so that the two accounts are separate. But if I delete it, will the subdomain be available ...
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How can I stop the Tumblr HTML post editor from putting <p> tags around my YouTube embeds?

I’m trying to embed a YouTube video in a Tumblr text post. I would use the Tumblr video post type, but that doesn’t give the post a title. I’ve pasted in the YouTube embed HTML into my post, using the ...
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Can I create a theme for personal use in Tumblr?

I have just started using Tumblr and I want to create a personalized blog/website for a special occasion (Birthday) in it. I am wondering if I can create a theme for personal use in Tumblr. Like may ...
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What are differences between Tumblr and Posterous?

What are the technical differences between Tumblr and Posterous? I'm looking for things like uptime, community features (like, follow), reblogging, editing options (EG, Markdown availability), ...
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How to grey background text of <code> and <pre> elements on Tumblr?

I would like to avoid having to do this every time I post. So, it should probably be part of my theme template.
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How can I link two Tumblr accounts to one facebook?

I have two Tumblr accounts and I would like them to be link to my personal Facebook account so when I update content there it will also update my profile. Until now I have been able just to link one ...
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Which Tumblr themes handle <pre> tags well?

I'm interested in knowing which Tumblr themes handles <pre> tags well by default, meaning that one won't have text flowing out of the screen. For so many that I've checked, I have to add CSS on ...
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How to stop this text from going off the screen?

I'm having this presentation issue with Solstice theme. Could someone point me towards a solution, short of changing the theme?
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Using the tumblr api how do I return a permalink?

If I used the api to post, I would like to return back the Tumblr permalink for that site I sent it to.
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How do I delete a tumblr blog?

I have 2 tumblr blogs, and one of them I didn't mean to make, is there a way to completly delete it from my account?
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How can I show color-coded Python snippets in my Tumblr blog

I have a Tumblr-managed blog, on which I post a lot of Python-related posts. How do I make the Python snippets in my posts show color-coded?
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Stack Exchange User Flair on Tumblr?

Is there a way to get the Stack Exchange user flair html snippet within my tumblr home page?