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Why doesn't my Tumblr blog show up when I search Tumblr?

The way Tumblr's search works is that it first brings up blogs that directly contain whatever your search input in their URL, and then by related titles. Since there are many blogs that can share the ...
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How to remove the "Follow," "Unfollow" and "Join Tumblr" buttons on a Tumblr site?

This procedure has changed slightly since this was answered: In Tumblr Dashboard, click on the Account → Edit Appearance Click on Edit Theme button (same Customize) Scroll to the button and click ...
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Is there a way to view all my Tumblr posts that are not reblogs?

I’m the author of the script linked in @oneqeightyfour’s answer. So although I’m a little late to the party, here’s a modified version of the script you can use. I did find a one-click site that ...
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Getting to the bottom and saving a webpage which has "Infinite scrolling"

Here's a way. It involves opening the developer console of your browser. That is done usually by pressing ctrl+shift+I or just F12. After you've opened it and found the Console tab, type: var i = 0; ...
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How to “disable” 'redirect link' of Tumblr images

My theme was a little different, but I figured that all you need to do is search for (Cmnd/Cntrl F) these : {LinkOpenTag} and {LinkCloseTag} and remove them.
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Is there a quick way to edit a specific Tumblr post?

Mehper's answer no longer works, as Kirk Woll mentions. As of Feb 2015, you need the following URL to edit: https://www.tumblr.com/edit/<post_id>?redirect_to=%2Fblog%2F<blog_name> ...
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Is there a way to view all my Tumblr posts that are not reblogs?

Someone on the internet wrote a script for this and you can find it on Github. You would've to change the parameters of hostname and API key to your own tumblr hostname and add your own API key ...
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How to merge Tumblr accounts?

Transferring a primary Tumblr blog to another primary blog is not possible (though you can transfer a secondary blog to a new primary owner). I just received this message from a Tumblr support ...
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How to view only MY posts on Tumblr

You have two options: Use Tumblr Originals. Reblogs are hidden and only your original posts are shown. However, all your original posts are shown, regardless of its type (text, photo, audio, etc.). ...
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How can I add a SVG to my Tumblr post?

I spent quite a bit of time trying to find exactly the solution you're looking for for my own purposes. The best answer I've come up is Github. It's free and only takes a little bit of know-how. ...
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See only my text posts on Tumblr

You can view your text posts in the archive using the link below. Know more about filtering the archive in this post by the Tumblr Staff. http://<username>.tumblr.com/archive/filter-by/text ...
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Is there a way to download a complete Tumblr blog?

Tumblr has an "Export" function, available at https://www.tumblr.com/settings/blog/, that will export all of your posts, including any pictures or videos. When you download the backup (after Tumblr ...
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How do I search for a tag within a specific Tumblr blog?

Every tag has two URLs that only show the posts on a specific Tumblr. Let’s say the Tumblr is called example and the tag is foo: http://example.tumblr.com/tagged/foo (newest first) http://example....
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Tumblr's current NSFW policy for adult blogs

Reading posts According to the documentation, users need to opt-in to be able to find posts from NSFW blogs with Tumblr’s search: What should I do if I don't want to see adult-oriented content? ...
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<cite> tags on Tumblr?

This probably happens because <cite> is a custom HTML tag, while <sup> is a tag that was recognized by Tumblr. And Tumblr probably filters out all HTML tags it doesn't know, for security ...
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Making notes visible when using a Tumblr theme that doesn't show them

You need to edit your theme and add the code responsible for including notes. For the standard display, add {PostNotes} in the block responsible for displaying a single post, e.g. in {block:Posts} … {...
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Hide or stop seeing my own posts on my Tumblr dashboard

Unfortunately, Tumblr offers no way of customising one's Dashboard, including a way to hide one's own posts. There is, however, a third-party browser extension called Tumblr Savior for Chrome, ...
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Unable to insert a Table using HTML in blog page on Tumblr

You need to switch the default text editor being used to adjust the HTML code from Rich Text to Plain Text/HTML in Account → Preferences → Text-editor. The rich text editor apparently changes some ...
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How to embed this Processing sketch on Tumblr?

Same problem! What worked for me was to put a div at the beginning (before canvas...) and a /div at the end (after /script) when you are in the html editor. Or maybe you could try with this "...
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Prevent posting duplicate photos to my blog

You might use Google image search with the image you're looking to post and limit results to your blog with the site:example.com operator.
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Tumblr links showing up on blog's theme even when they should be off

I think it was all on the tumblr's technical side of things. It was neither my custom theme nor the settings that were affecting this. Contacting the tumblr's support fixed my issue (I didn't receive ...
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Is there a way to delete the tag history in the search bar on your Tumblr profile?

The answers is that deleting tag history is not supported. I also wanted to know if this is possible, so I contacted Tumblr Support to ask them. For reference, this is the response I got from Dave ...
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Is there a way to create a Tumblr page that doesn't require logging in?

It turns out that the address I was trying to access, was the editing page and not the public URL. That is, I was trying to access https://www.tumblr.com/blog/mynewblog instead of http://...
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Adding a button to toggle between colour schemes on Tumblr?

You can add this functionality by editing the HTML for your site using Tumblr's editor. The easiest way would probably to use a setup as follows: CSS (inside <style> tags): body { background-...
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Is there a way to post an image post from my Tumblr blog to my Facebook wall?

It seems to me this recipe should do what you want: Trigger: Tumblr channel, New photo post trigger Available Ingredients: You'll want PhotoFullUrl or PhotoThumbUrl or possibly even Url, depending on ...
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Is there any way to "turn down the volume" of a particular user on Tumblr?

As far as I know, Tumblr does not provide any settings to change the frequency of given blogs' posts' appearing on the Dashboard. It is possible to filter out and hide posts from your Dashboard based ...
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<cite> tags on Tumblr?

It happens because <cite> is on an unpublished list of tags that are automatically removed. To fully control the HTML that appears on a text post, you'll need to change your Text Editor ...
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Are Tumblr themes updatable by author once used on a live site

Presumably Tumblr can update them, eg to make changes to allow them to work with newer browsers. I don't know about Tumblr specifically, but Blogger certainly do make updates to the templates of live ...
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How do I search for a tag within a specific Tumblr blog?

I'm sure this is probably common knowledge but just to update this: If you're viewing your blog (called 'example') in dashboard mode (i.e., the address bar says "tumblr.com/blog/example") then when ...
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How to view only MY posts on Tumblr

I recently wrote a small web app that does this and a couple other things too. There's a few really great sites out there that do similar things, but I wanted to make my own version with some extra ...
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