Microblogging service that allows text, video, images, links and quotes

learn more… | top users | synonyms

6
votes
2answers
26k views

How do I automatically post my Tumblr posts to Facebook?

How do I automatically post or publish my Tumblr posts to my Facebook page? I don't mean the News Feed one, but a Facebook page.
1
vote
1answer
3k views

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?
1
vote
4answers
13k views

How do I loop a blog-embedded video? (from Vimeo or elsewhere)

I created a short (4 second) video meant for looping on the web (via Tumblr) and saw two options. Create an animated GIF Embed and loop video hosted elsewhere (YouTube, Vimeo, etc.) Software ...
3
votes
2answers
10k views

Converting a Tumblr theme to a Blogger template

I really like this theme, and I'd like to use the Blogger platform rather than Tumblr. While Tumblr's theme are relatively easy to understand, trying to make sense of all the stuff that's going on in ...
1
vote
0answers
39 views

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?
4
votes
2answers
11k views

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? ...
3
votes
1answer
104 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
17k views

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, ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Does Tumblr ever show adverts on your blog?

If I create a blog on Tumblr will they display ads on the public pages of my site? (For context I'm coming from WordPress.com which sometimes does show ads and they have a paid option to remove ...
2
votes
1answer
54 views

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 ...
9
votes
5answers
64k views

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?
2
votes
1answer
2k views

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. ...
2
votes
1answer
446 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
553 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
74 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
301 views

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.
3
votes
2answers
5k views

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: ...
0
votes
1answer
101 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
210 views

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?
6
votes
1answer
1k views

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
4
votes
1answer
189 views

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.
3
votes
1answer
820 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
882 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
384 views

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?
1
vote
0answers
953 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

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. ...
-1
votes
1answer
2k views

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:         
2
votes
1answer
3k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
69 views

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, ...
3
votes
2answers
94 views

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
7
votes
2answers
24k views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
7k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
5k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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.
2
votes
0answers
608 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
6
votes
2answers
5k views

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 ...
10
votes
1answer
119k views

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 ...
10
votes
3answers
5k views

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; ...
4
votes
1answer
848 views

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. ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

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 ...
11
votes
1answer
6k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
433 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
324 views

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 ...
6
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
6k views

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 ...