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.

The option is not there anymore

Where has the option moved to now ? I tried looking in the preferences and it is not there either.

Tumblr Preferences

Which only takes me to ways to change my email address and password.

So how do I change my photo?


You should be able to see this under the Settings page of your tumblelog.

  1. From the Dashboard, click on the name of your tumblelog
  2. Click Blog Settings on the sidebar to the right

This page will allow you to upload the Portrait Photo.

The URL of the page will look something like this:


Which gets redirected to this:


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