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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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<cite> tags on Tumblr?

I'm composing HTML for a text post, and find that whenever I use the <cite> tag, it disappears when I preview the post or switch to rich text mode. Other tags, like <sup>, don't have this ...
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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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Tumblr overflow issues [on hold]

My blog is at http://unappeased.tumblr.com and as you go through the pages you can see that the text often runs off of the post. Can anyone help? The entire code is at http://pastebin.com/SiWq9MLe
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Making notes visible when using a Tumblr theme that doesn't show them

I have just created a Tumblr blog using the Indy theme. After creating a new post, I noticed that the notes do not show up, just a short line. I tried searching for an option to make the notes ...
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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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Is there an alternative for the Tumblr Archive?

I would like to present a more structured list of my posts on Tumblr. Is there any way I can do this from within Tumblr itself?
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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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How do I get tags to show up in individual Tumblr posts and not on my Tumblr theme page?

Is there a way to change the Quite Big theme so that my tags show up only on individual posts, but not on the overview when you scroll through all the posts on my blog's homepage?
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Does the content I post on additional tumblr pages of one account, show up on the dashboard of my followers?

For example, I have a blog and have recently added an extra page. If I post things on this extra page, will those following my main blog have it come up in their newsfeed? Or do they have to follow ...
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I can't “unlike” some posts

Some years ago, I liked a few posts. Now I want to un-like them. When I'm on http://www.tumblr.com/likes, I can click at the red heart icon and it changes to grey. But as soon as I reload the page, ...
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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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How do I get my Tumblr theme to look EXACTLY like the preview on the website?

Whenever I copy & paste a theme code into the Edit HTML box, the actual background image that I saw on the website that the theme came from never shows up. The background stays one blank colour. I ...
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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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Are tumblr themes updatable by author once used on a live site

Ive used a tumblr theme on a site, the site 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 ...
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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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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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Showing tags in Tumblr in Munich theme

I'm using the Munich theme for Tumblr, but it doesn't naturally show tags. I've followed the instructions here and at the followup Tumblr FAQ for adding tags, but when the tags show up, they're far ...
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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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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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Is there any way to “turn down the volume” of a particular user on Tumblr?

There are a couple of people I follow on Tumblr that post a lot and when they do it seems to be several posts at a time. While I do want to see their posts (I am following them after all), I would ...
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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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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 random tweets from a Twitter/ tumblr user's Tweet/post history?‏‏

I am preparing for GRE, where I have to memorize thousands of words with their meanings and their use in sentences. There is a twitter channel @wordaday which tweets a new word every day. Now besides ...
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Hide or stop seeing my own posts on my Tumblr dashboard

On my Tumblr Dashboard I not only see the posts from people I follow, but also mine. I don't want to see my posts there (particularly since they're reblogs only). How do I stop or exclude them from ...
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How to get to the right Tumblr blog from a Google search

I am searching for the lyrics to a Darwin Deez song. I googled "I keep the mic on lockdown slavery deez" and in the description of the second result I can see the information that I want. When I click ...
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Unable to insert a Table using HTML in blog page on Tumblr

I am relentlessly trying to insert a simple HTML table into my blog page (not post, but a new secondary page I created) on Tumblr. Each time I put in the code, the text appears unformatted on the ...
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Center embedded audio posts on Tumblr

On my Tumblr blog I'm trying to center the embedded audio posts but they won't. I found some other people have tried centering iFrame. I've also tried setting margin: auto; in the CSS inside ...
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I want to get rid of the sentence “posts tagged _____” on the top left of a page on my tumblr [duplicate]

On the top left corner of an added on page I created on my tumblr it says "posts tagged as ____" and I want to get rid of it. My tumblr is http://get-high-lovelife.tumblr.com I'm not sure if the ...
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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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Can I duplicate a private blog - to then slightly change the duplicate while keeping the “original”

I have a private tumblr blog with my portfolio. Is it possible to make an exact copy of that blog with a new URL to then work on a 2nd version while keeping the original? If possible, that could ...
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How do I search for a tag within a specific Tumblr blog?

We created a group Tumblr page and tagged all the posts so we could search by topic. I can't seem to figure out how to do this just for our page. The tags are fairly common and pull up all kinds of ...
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Tags showing up too far below post

My Tumblr theme doesn't have tags normally, so I edited it to add them. Now, however, they're showing up too far below—right above the post below the one pertinent to it. I've tried everything I ...
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Publish on tumblr with an easy-to-tap email

I know tumblr allows users to post on their blog by mail. But the email given by tumblr is not really easy to tap on a mobile phone per example. Is there a way to post easily on tumblr using a simple ...
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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 show tags on a theme on tumblr?

The html for the theme that I am using is found here http://pastebin.com/raw.php?i=JbDQnhmX which looks like this http://vth21.tumblr.com/I read on here that I should add{block:HasTags} ...
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How to make tumblr tags show on blog / edit tags using HTML?

I'm using a Fluid theme with no default option for tags. I found the HTML to add tags to my theme, but it looks AWFUL. They're dark blue and underlined, you can barely read them. They're also about ...
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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 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 report bugs in Tumblr?

I have noticed that using Markdown support in Tumblr, there is a problem with code formatting. For example, in this post: ...
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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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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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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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Source in Caption: how to change it

I'm having a little trouble customizing my Tumblr theme (I'm currently using 'The Minimalist Theme' by Pixel Union). When I reblog a picture, I usually like to write some text below the image. In ...
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Can't see (hash)tags on my tumblr blog, is there something “overshadowing” it?

I don't know anything about html/css codes so could someone please help me? I'm using a premade/customed theme, currently you suppossedly can only see tags when you click on 'Read More' button on the ...
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get count of reblogs on my articles

Is it possible to get the number of reblogs for an article on my site? as the share count on facebook. facebook share count
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Tumblr's current NSFW policy for adult blogs

It's my perception that there were so many policy changes about adult content after Yahoo! acquired Tumblr that I don't know what's currently the real deal. What's Yahoo's definitive policy about NSFW ...
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Custom Tumblr Design - PermalinkPage is an IndexPage as well?

I'm stuck trying to modify my Tumblr Design. I want to make an image bigger on the PermalinkPage and so I tried this: {block:IndexPage} {LinkOpenTag}<a href="{Permalink}"><img ...
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Why the tags of my tumblr theme look like bright blue links?

I have a blog on tumblr, and the tags show up like bright blue links that are really difficult to read and it looks awful. I'm not going to change the theme, because I love it. At first this theme ...