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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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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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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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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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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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Is it possible to create index page on Tumblr?

I found index shortcode on wordpress.com useful. Is there any possibilities to create "index shortcode" page/text on tumblr? What I found from Googling was not the index solution I need.
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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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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 tags are showing below the posts instead of inside the box

I edited a Tumblr layout to show tags on each post but for some reason the tags are showing up below the post boxes, and right above the next post. The code I have for the layout is as below ...
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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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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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Ping.fm tagging on Tumblr/ add tags to each post? [closed]

I recently tried out the ping.fm tagging feature, which doesn't seem to work as planned. No matter if posted to Blogspot or Tumblr, the Tags never show up - the are appended as static text, not as ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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Is it possible to manually edit the alt tag for a picture post on Tumblr?

Tumblr lets you edit the HTML of your theme but not individual pages. There is no default option to edit the alt tag of a picture that you post; Tumblr automatically assigns the text associated with ...
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Who is following me on Tumblr?

How do I know who is following me on Tumblr? In actual fact it is likely that no-one is following me, but I'm unable to figure out if I have zero followers or not as I can't seem to find any links to ...
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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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Reblog yourself on Tumblr

Recently in my timeline, I have seen users that have repeat posts from earlier such that it is in the format of a reblog. When I click on my posts I do not see the option to reblog. How to ...
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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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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 see just my posts in my Tumblr dashboard so I can easily go back and make edits to posts?

Or any other way where I can easily find one of my older posts to make an edit. Only way i've seen to do it is from the dashboard.
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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 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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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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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 ...
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Adding Mathjax to Tumblr

I'd like to add mathjax to tumblr site, although I'm a bit confused as to where to begin. Mathjax doesn't offer documentation for tumblr, just sites like wordpress and some others. Thanks
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Backing up Tumblr

What is currently the de-facto way of backing up Tumblr tumblelogs? I have "backstage" access to Backupify's Tumblr service, but (as they forewarned) it's not all too stable.
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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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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.
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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?
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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 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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Crossposting between delicious and tumblr so tags are synced

I rely heavily on del.icio.us (delicious.com) and would like to post select delicious links to Tumblr. This can easily be done by feeding the RSS feed for my "to:tumblr" delicious tag into Tumblr. ...