Tumblr, a enchanting place where all fandoms reside. It is still as renouned as ever for those who share and crop for their favourite things. However, like all amicable media sites, it goes by changes. The visible microblogging site has recently upgraded a interface and API for a improved blogging experience, as of Jan 2014.
It’s still a Tumblr that we know and adore yet we might be a bit confused about certain functions. Don’t worry yet as we’ve come adult with this accessible post to assistance we along once again. Below, you’ll find out how to rearrange queued posts, view archives with palliate and there are even cool extensions like Tumblr Chat that will capacitate we to (finally) have a correct review with your Tumblr crush.
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View Search The Old Fashioned Way
This is one of a things that Tumblr had revamped. The new hunt bar allows we to hunt for mixed tags during a same time. While that is really an improvement, some do not like a new blueprint displaying a hunt results. If we wish to perspective it in with a aged layout, replace
/tagged in a URL.
Share A Preview Of A Draft
Normally a breeze stays a breeze for a reason, yet sometimes, we might wish to uncover your supporters that you’re still operative on something. First, save your post as draft. Access your drafts and click on a tip right dilemma of a post. A add-on of your blog post in your blog template appears. Copy a URL and share it. The URL is proxy and once we tell a draft, a URL will disappear. It’s also a approach to preview your drafts.
Rearrange Queued Posts
You have set your posts in reserve to be adult during a certain time. However, we wish to change a edition sequence of certain posts. You can do that during your reserve page. Hover over a Sort button – a center symbol on a right bottom dilemma – and drag a post for rearrangement. If we wish the post to be published first, click on a Move to top symbol on a distant right corner.
Find Out What Your Friends Like
Some blogs have a “Things we Liked” territory that shows posts that users have liked. Most don’t as they did not capacitate a setting. If we would like to see what posts your crony have favourite on their blog, form in this URL: http://www.tumblr.com/liked/by/[username]. Take note that this usually works for open Tumblrs.
Search For Posts On Blogs Without Search Bar
You might have come opposite a post from a user that we like. You afterwards revisit a user’s Tumblr to hunt for identical posts yet a Tumblr does not have a hunt bar. You can still do so by regulating this URL: http://[username].tumblr.com/search/[search term].
View Tagged Posts From Earliest To Latest
The inlet of blog posts is to arrangement a many new post initial followed by after posts. There is no environment to arrangement your oldest post initial yet we can view your tagged posts in sequential order. To do that, add
/chrono to a finish of a add-on URL like this: http://[username].tumblr.com/tagged/[tag name]/chrono.
Search For Posts On A Specific Date
Maybe we would like to find a certain post that we know is published on a certain date. It can be a pain going by a whole blog or add-on looking for a post. You can indeed only find out what posts are posted on a specific date. You can do this by typing http://[username].tumblr.com/day/[year]/[month]/[day].
One of a fastest ways to crop a blog’s contents is to demeanour by archives. But not all blogs have an repository link. You can still perspective those blogs’ repository by regulating this URL: http://[username].tumblr.com/archive. Additionally, if we wish to only browse a sold month and year in an archive, use this URL: http://[username].tumblr.com/archive/[year]/[month].
Find All Your Tags
One of a things that Tumblr clearly doesn’t have is a list of all a tags we have used. But they do. To find all a tags you’ve ever used, initial go to your Tumblr dashboard source code. To do that, right-click on your dashboard and name “View page source” from a menu. Next, possibly Command + F (Mac) or Ctrl + F (Windows) to find
Display Individual Author’s Avatar
This is for those who conduct a blog with mixed authors. Tumblr’s dashboard will uncover a blog’s avatar subsequent to a post. With this environment incited on, it will show an author’s avatar along with a blog’s avatar. Go to a gear icon during a tip that is subsequent to a record out icon. Scroll to Blog avatar and capacitate Show author portraits.
Say goodbye to spoilers and avoiding Tumblr until you’ve watched a latest part of Game of Thrones. Tumblr Savior allows we to retard those posts from your dashboard. This apparatus is also useful for blocking posts we don’t wish to see like triggers or anything that fills we with rage.
Tumblr Hate is a really specific tool. It blocks a sold post that we have no goal of ever saying again since we hatred it with a passion. Tumblr Hate will block it even if it gets reblogged by other users, and even if it gets reblogged dual years later. Take note yet that it doesn’t work if we have Tumblr Savior.
Sometimes, tags get cut off on a post. Especially those prolonged tags that double adult as a commentary. You also wish to see a rest of a tags that come with it yet they are hidden. Although Tumblr might have a scrolling add-on underline to perspective tags, we might find it annoying. #wrap solves all that by wrapping a tags to fit in a post.
This one is for those who like browsing others’ repository pages. Archive Poster allows we to reblog, queue, breeze and like posts from a archive. It saves we a time we take to open a post in a apart tab.
Tumblr users rejoice! You can now discuss on Tumblr with Tumblr Chat. Let’s face it, a Message duty and Fanmail duty only don’t concede us to scrupulously discuss on Tumblr. With a Tumblr Chat extension, users can chat with one another on a same Tumblr page. Some of a tool’s facilities are sharing photos and videos, live streaming with webcam and formulating private discuss rooms.
If we cite to chat from your dashboard though, we can check out babblr. This prolongation gives we a discuss duty rather identical to Facebook chat. You invite a crony who has a babblr account to discuss by their username and email. It even lets you emanate discuss groups to speak to mixed persons during a time.
This is one of a best and giveaway ways to to lane your Tumblr. Google Analytics allows we to lane your Tumblr stats, like who’s visiting your site and how many are observation it. Do check if your thesis allows we to pulp a Google Analytics ID in a settings. If it doesn’t, follow a instructions here.
Some people use Tumblr to arrangement their artistic works to get feedback. However, not everybody has a Tumblr and those who don’t will not be means to criticism on your posts. This is where Disqus comes in. The renouned commenting underline allows people outward of Tumblr to criticism on your post and helps beget discussions.
Listen To Music You’ve Blogged
Trntbl does a really engaging thing. When we enter your Tumblr username (or any Tumblr username), we can hear all a song you’ve blogged. It is rather like a Tumblr playlist. You can even learn new song this way, generally when we enter song Tumblr blogs into a username bar.
Check Your Post Limit
What many people don’t comprehend is that there is a post extent of 250 posts a day on Tumblr. If we would like to know how many posts we have left, we can enter your Tumblr username during Post Limit Checker. You can also enter other Tumblr usernames to find out their blog stats like how many posts they have and what time section they’re in.
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