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How do you display YouTube thumbnails instead of embedding the actual flash in Tumblr theme?

I would like to display YouTube thumbnail images instead of embedding the actual flash player in a Tumblr theme. But as soon as people click on the image, it starts loading the flash player and play ...
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I want to get rid of the sentence “posts tagged _____” on Tumblr

I have created a photography Tumblr site to showcase my work: http://wonryu93.tumblr.com I love the theme and its simple grid system but! the redirected pages show the sentence "posts tagged _" on the ...
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Is there any way to include source-code in Tumblr posts, that is both hilighted *and* shows on people's Dashboards?

I'd like to do something like embed Gists in a Tumblr blog; but embedded things like that won't function for users browsing on their dashboards. I'd like to include the actual raw source-code, for ...
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How can I add linkable anchors to Markdown headers on my Tumblr?

I'd like Markdown headers, like thus, ### Important stuff! -> <h3>Important stuff!</h3> to compile with HTML id properties, so they can be linked directly to: ### ...
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Embed blog from existing platform like Medium (or similar) to a static website

I have a static website (just plain HTML and CSS) and I'd like to add blog to it. I can see 2 alternatives here: Embed existing blog engines (e.g. like medium.com or Tumblr) Use static blog ...
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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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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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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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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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Making Tags Visible on a Tumblr Theme

I've been trying to figure out and troubleshoot this on my own but unfortunately the methods I've tried didn't work out for me. Basically I just want to make the tags visible rather than hiding it ...
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Is there a way to see activity for all my Tumblr blogs in one place?

I like the Tumblr activity pane, but there's no decent way to flip through the activity for all of my various tumblrs. I even tried making a little page on localhost that iframes them all but Tumblr ...
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Custom domain stopped working: Not found error showing

I have using the custom domain feature of tumblr. I am writing my own blog, own content. No rebloging. Suddenly, it stopped working today and giving me a Not Found error. the nslookup of my blog ...
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Is there a way to hide specific tags on tumblr theme?

I have a blog with an extensive tagging system, two of which are so it's searchable for tumblr, the rest of which are really just for organization within the blog itself. I was wondering if there was ...
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Why doesn't my Tumblr blog show up when I search Tumblr?

I just created a Tumblr blog with URL cprogr.tumblr.com. But when I search Tumblr with "cprogramming" (i.e., the title of my blog) it doesn't show up. My blog is not password protected. Why?
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How do I remove tags from my Tumblr theme?

I am using the "Optica" theme on Tumblr and I was wondering how I could remove the tags on my page. I don't like it showing the tags underneath each post; can I get rid of them? I tried deleting the ...
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Are Tumblr themes updatable by author once used on a live site

I’ve used a Tumblr theme on a site which has been live for about 18 months and has a continuous scroll, but the other day I visited the site and the continuous scroll is no longer there. There is now ...
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Tumblr appends javascript at end of post

Can you identify what the following javascript does? And better, where does it come from? Frequently, as I make a text post on Tumblr, this gets appended at the end. It doesn't appear in the WYSIWYG ...
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How can I get hashtags to show up in front of my tags on Tumblr?

I'm using the "Feather" theme on Tumblr, which I had to customize in order for it to display tags. The tags are showing up fine on my dashboard, but if I actually visit my blog URL, there is no hash ...
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How to embed this Processing sketch on Tumblr?

I have a Processing sketch that I'd like to embed on my Tumblr. I've followed the instructions on this post for doing so, but all I get is an empty canvas and my script showing up as text. I ...
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Does deleting a Tumblr account lose tracking of questions asked on other people's tumblogs?

If you delete your Tumblr account does it delete the questions you have posted on someone's ask box if they haven't seen it yet? I deleted my tumblr because I was useless at it. I still like to ...
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Tumblr theme tag block ignores first tag

The code for caption and tags seems normal: {block:Caption} <div style="margin-top:10px;">{Caption}</div> {/block:Caption} {block:HasTags} {block:Tags}<a ...
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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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Making a link in a tumblr post re=“nofollow”

Ive got a tumblr post that ive written, i would like to make one of the links in the post rel="nofollow" i seem to remember doing this in the past by being able to edit the html of the post ive ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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Images from Tumblr Link Posts

I noticed Tumblr seems to have added a feature that captures a story image (or link preview) when a link post is made. This is not unlike how Facebook and other social media sites capture an image ...
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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. ...
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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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Is there a limit to the number of tags Tumblr can remember?

I maintain a comic book Tumblr, where I post the covers to every comic book that I read and other assorted comic book ramblings. I tag every post with the series name, writer, artist, publication ...
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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 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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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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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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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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Making Tumblr tags visible only on permalink page

I am currently using the Quite Big Tumblr theme. I have been able to add tags using these instructions among others, but would like to only have tags visible on permalink pages (for all post types).
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How do I add tags to this theme?

I've tried pasting in the code before the {/block:Posts} line, but it just puts them right on top of the next post, like this. Here's the whole code for the theme: ...
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Making tags visible when using the tumblr theme 101 by jaredbishop

I am using the theme 101 by jarredbishop and I noticed that the tags don't show. I tried using the {block:HasTags} {block:Tags} <a href="{TagURL}">{Tag}</a> {/block:Tags} ...
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Need help adding tags [#24] Sakuras, tumblr theme

The full code for the theme is here: http://pastebin.com/hJJfYvit and a preview is located here: http://24sakuras.tumblr.com/ They show on the permalink page but not the theme's front page I've tried ...
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How to retrieve tags from an Instagram photo?

I use IFTTT to put my liked Instagram photos into my Tumblr feed using this recipe. I would like to use the tags from the Instagram photo as tags for the Tumblr post, but the hashtags from the photo ...
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How to get rid of unused suggested tags on Tumblr

Suggested tags are useful most of the time, but if I make a typo and then reblog, then go back and fix it, Tumblr still saves that tag, which is very annoying. Even if I delete the tag from all posts ...
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How to make Tumblr posts invisible on homepage but let them stay visible on added pages

How can I make Tumblr posts invisible on homepage but let them stay visible on added pages that redirect to the posts with tag?
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Tumblr Theme HTML - Want Tags Below Post

So here's my problem. I got my hands on a premade Tumblr theme, but it didn't quite have everything I wanted, so I went to the web and found instructions piece-by-piece to add what I wanted. One thing ...
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How can I make tagged content only show up on the specific tagged pages and not my main blog?

I have my main blog, and then I made separate pages, one for pictures of myself and the other for just pictures I take. I don't want those pictures to post on my main blog. Is that possible?
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Tumblr tag RSS feed only shows one item / post

My tumblr tag specific RSS feed only shows the latest post / item : http://onrepeatthisweek.tumblr.com/tagged/overandoverandoverandover2012/rss It doesn't show all items tagged with that tag ...
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How do you make tags on tumblr show only on hover?

Do you know how to show tags, notes, and permalink info on hover? Like if my blog shows the tags, notes, perm and such on the bottom of each post and i want to change it so it only shows on hover.
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How to make tumblr tags visible? [duplicate]

I have this theme: http://ambitionthemes.co.vu/tagged/theme15 And it doesn't show any tags when I'm scrolling through the page, only when I go into the post I want. What should I do to fix it?
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Is there a way to create a Tumblr page that doesn't require logging in?

I just started a Tumblr page and shared the link with people, but they told me they didn't enter the site because they were prompted to login and didn't want to bother creating an account. I looked ...