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How To Create a Group Tumblr Blog

Group tumblr blogs are extensively popular amongst Fan sites, since finding and posting dozens of animated gifs throughout the day does take a lot of time.

Though limited in functionality, Collaborative tumblr blogs give you the main and most important option of group blog, to allow other users to create and curate content along with you (the submit feature is somehow similar when it comes to content to your blog by other people.)

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How To Report People on Tumblr for Abuse

Believe it or not, Tumblr does have an email where you report both users and blogs for Abuse, Harrasment, illicit content, or Spam Messages

There’s also a a link right next to the blog/person when you block them.

The logic behind it is that if enough people report soemone for abuse, harrasment, etc, Tumblr will take the matter into their own hands. However, with more than 37 million tumblr accounts, it’s not easy, so we guess they have automated tools to filter those spam blogs automatically

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How To Make a Tagged Page on Tumblr

Tumblr folks usually have the wrong concept of “Tagged Pages” on Tumblr. Firs of all, Pages per se are static, they don’t pull up posts, and they cannot be tagged

However, what tumblr users usually mean by Tumblr Tag Pages is simply pages created with the sole purpose of redirecting visitors to see all posts with a specific tag

Check the tutorial below and red carefully to learn how to add a tagged page to tumblr.

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How To Use Tumblr Publish On Feature

Since the “Publish Time” field doesn’t do what it should, that is showing a pop up mini calendar where you can indicate the exact day and time of publishing your post, we’ll provide you with two ways of entering the Date Format when using the Tumblr “Publish On” feature.

Finally, you can check the queue in order to verify that the Publish On feature worked as intended, the post should be there. Notice that this publishing option mainly differs from “add to queue” in that the latter already has a default publishing time set

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Enable The Default Tumblr Theme for Mobile Devices

Tumblr blogs used to look awful when navigating from an iPhone or Android device, but since tumblr staff designed a default Tumblr Mobile theme for such Phone OS, they look much better and are easier to navigate.

And, just in case you were wondering how that Tumblr Mobile Layout View looks right from your laptop or PC browser, you won’t be able to do it. You need to visit your blog directly from an iPhone or Android phone in order to see it.

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Tumblr Fan Mail

First of all, there’s no need for Tumblr Codes in order to activate Tumblr Fan Mail, it’s been activated by default and you can access this feature by simply clicking on a big button in your Inbox. And no, you don’t need to download anything to make it work either, chek the FAQs below to know exactly how does tumblr fan mail work .

Is actually less restricting than Twitter, since in order to use private messages there, you should have the other user follow you as well, and the same goes to Facebook. Here you are the only one required to follow to send these special “letters”

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How to Track your Tumblr Traffic to get visitors stats


If you want to find out what your Tumbl Traffic stats are, like knowing the number of daily visits your Tumblr receives, where they come from, and what keywords were used in google to find it.  The good news is that this tracking toolis used also by big companies and allows you to see detailed statistics about your Tumblr readers. Check the following guide to add google analytics tracker to your Tumblr account and get an accurate report of your visitors.

How to Track number of Visitors on Tumblr.

  1. First of all, sign up for a Google Analytics account (you need to create a gmail account if you dont have one yet)
  2. Now you need to fill in the field with your Tumblr adress (yourtumblelog.tumblr.com)
  3. Next screen will ask you to put your name and country.
  4. You must agree with the terms of service before creating the new account
  5. Now you can see the google analytics code that needs to be pasted into your Tumblr. Some themes already include some part of the tracking code, and you would only need to copy and paste the account ID, which looks like this UA-12346078-4. IMPORTANT: Do not close this page.
  6. Let’s find out if your theme in particular allows you to track your visitors through Analytics.  Go to customize, choose appereance and verify if there’s a field called Google Analytics ID, if the answer is yes, then paste your own account ID there.  Then save and close
  7. If the answer to step 6 was no, then we must copy the whole code the Analytics provides and paste it within your theme HTML in order to properly see the number of visits your blog gets.
  8. Go to customize > Theme > Use Custom HTML
  9. With Crtl+F in your browser, search for </head>.  You need to paste the tracking code just above this line.  Then save and close.

How to Check your Tumblr Visitor Stats.

  1. You need to wait until the next morninig to check for updated visitor statistics. Go to the analytics page again an enter your account.
  2. You will see your site as an account, click on it, after that click on View Report.

That’s it, start exploring all features to find out every detail about your Tumblr Statistics.  Needless to say, this tracker tools won’t tell you what tumblr user is visiting your blog.

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How to Track Tags on Tumblr


If you follow many different topics on Tumblr and need an easier method other than bookmarking the results, you can just use the track tag function that Tumblr offers.  Read the following short guide.

How to Track Tags on Tumblr.

  1. Visit the following URL (replace the word keyword with your tag, and in case there’s more than one use the + sign. Example /keyword1+keyword2) http://www.tumblr.com/track_tag/keyword
  2. Click on the Track This Tag button on the right side of your dashboard
  3. You can now follow all your Tumblr Tracked tags directly from your dashboard and see when they’ve been updated since they have a counter right next to each one.