Tumblr

Tumblr (stylized in its logo as tumblr.) is a microblogging platform and social networking website founded by David Karp and owned by Yahoo! Inc. The service allows users to post multimedia and other content to a short-form blog. Users can follow other users' blogs, as well as make their blogs private. Much of the website's features are accessed from the "dashboard" interface, where the option to post content and posts of followed blogs appear.As of May 1, 2014, Tumblr hosts over 184 million blogs. The company's headquarters is in New York City. Yahoo! announced its intention to acquire Tumblr on May 20, 2013, for approximately $1.1 billion. The deal closed on June 20, 2013.
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    • Is WordPress Still the Best?

      I am a huge fan of WordPress. I’ve run my business on it for a decade, recommended it to thousands and feel eternally grateful for what it’s allowed me to do. But is it still the best option? As you might have noticed, the blogging scene has changed a lot in the last five years. There’s free platforms like Tumblr and Medium that are now absolutely booming and doing things s ...

      Blog Tyrantin Social Blogging- 7 readers -
  • Privy: Easy to Use, Powerful Features for On-Site Customer Acquisition

    …, ConvertKit, GetResponse, SendinBlue, ActiveCampaign, Mailigen, Soundest, Benchmark, Delivra, CampaignMonitor, ConvertKit, AWebert, Customer.io, Bizzy, Klaviyo, Drip, Bizzy, Mailup, ininbox, Mad Mimi, dotmailer, Feedblitz, Freshmail, Remarkety, Fishbowl, iLoyal, Slack and Adroll. How to Implement Your First Privy Campaign Here’s a 4-minute walkthrough, where Privy talks you through the basic steps of designing your first campaign. © 2016 DK New Media. …

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin EMail Content- 24 readers -
  • Tumblr Debuts Stickers, Color Filters

    … have an opportunity to cover it with stickers first. And if you use an iPhone, Tumblr has an iMessage app that you can use to make GIFs and text them to your contacts. Stickers are a part of it now. Are there more stickers coming? Yep! If you don’t see your favorite object/word/abstract concept represented here, stay tuned. What about those filters…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social- 23 readers -
  • Privy: Easy to Use, Powerful Features for On-Site Customer Acquisition

    …, ConvertKit, GetResponse, SendinBlue, ActiveCampaign, Mailigen, Soundest, Benchmark, Delivra, CampaignMonitor, ConvertKit, AWebert, Customer.io, Bizzy, Klaviyo, Drip, Bizzy, Mailup, ininbox, Mad Mimi, dotmailer, Feedblitz, Freshmail, Remarkety, Fishbowl, iLoyal, Slack and Adroll. How to Implement Your First Privy Campaign Here’s a 4-minute walkthrough, where Privy talks you through the basic steps of designing your first campaign. © 2016 DK New Media. …

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin EMail- 31 readers -
  • Brief History of Social Media Advertising

    … While many social media purists tout the power and reach of organic social media marketing, it’s still a network that’s difficult to be discovered in without promotion. Social media advertising is a market that did not exist just a decade ago, but is projected to generate $11 billion in revenue by 2017. This is up from just $6.1 billion in 2013…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Social- 23 readers -
  • SSL Is Now the Default on Tumblr

    … SSL (secure sockets layer) is finally the default for new blogs on Tumblr. Security engineer Josh Hixson announced the move via tweet (embedded below), crediting fellow Tumblr security engineer Kelly Lum: Thanks to @aloria, new @Tumblr blogs have SSL enabled by default! Steady progress towards a bright, HTTPS-only blog network future — Josh…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Twitter- 10 readers -
  • 10 Great Blogging Platforms Not Named WordPress

    … this setup is not ideal for monetization, it is perfect for hobbyists and would-be site owners who wish to own an online portfolio. 1. Tumblr Tumblr’s greatest strength is the community aspect. Within the platform, other bloggers can see and share your content. It also has features like HTML/CSS customization, social integration, and about 1,000…

    The Blog Heraldin Blogging- 14 readers -
  • Trust in Social Media Security Is at an All-Time Low (Infographic)

    …. Declining trust in security is not a new trend. There seems to be a disconnect wherein companies aren’t providing clear security protocols and users aren’t taking advantage of the tools to protect themselves. Clearer communication of the benefits of security tools could go a long way to solving both problems. View the infographic below–from Craig Newmark, Rad Campaign and Lincoln Park Strategies–for more details. Image on homepage courtesy of Shutterstock. …

    AllTwitterin Social- 15 readers -
  • Tumblr Now Supports Apple Live Photos on the Web

    … Tumblr extended its support for Apple’s Live Photos to the web. The blogging network also announced that It is open-sourcing the Laphs JavaScript library that enabled it to launch the feature. Tumblr said in a blog post: That’s right! Live Photos work on the web now. Whenever you see that famous Live Photo icon, click and hold to make them…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social- 8 readers -
  • Tumblr Debuts New Mobile Explore Tab

    … Tumblr debuted its revamped Explore tab for U.S. mobile users Thursday. The new Explore tab is available via iOS and Android, and Tumblr described its new features in an email to SocialTimes, adding that expansion outside of the U.S. was in the works: Recommended Tumblrs: Personalized based on who you are currently following and the type…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social- 17 readers -
  • Tumblr Adding Affiliate Links, via VigLink

    … Tumblr followed July’s introduction of ads across users’ blogs with an announcement Thursday that it will add affiliate links. The new feature was announced in a question-and-answer-style post: In a couple of weeks, we’re going to start adding something called “affiliate codes” to links on Tumblr that don’t already have one. Questions…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Affiliate Social- 15 readers -
  • The State of Social Commerce (Infographic)

    … commerce made big advances in 2014 and 2015, with services like Twitter, Tumblr and Facebook all implementing buy buttons and expanding into payment systems, native shops and brand partnerships. Overall, it seemed like social networks were making commerce a core part of their platforms. And social commerce seems well positioned for growth. More…

    AllTwitterin Social Facebook Twitter- 22 readers -
  • Tumblr Introduces Quick Reblog, Quick Send-a-Post Features

    … Tumblr introduced two new features that allow mobile users to quickly reblog posts and quickly share posts with other users. With the new quick reblog feature, iOS and Android users can now hold down the reblog button on a post and drag their finger to the Tumblr they’d like to reblog the post to. In terms of sending content to other users…

    AllTwitterin Social- 7 readers -
  • Instagram Video Ads Average 25 Seconds (Report)

    … of War, Amazon and HBO Now in the top five. On Tumblr, Mobile Strike was followed by Episode, Game of War, The Sims FreePlay and Battle Camp. Finally, the report showed that Etsy was the top app install advertiser on Pinterest in the U.S. for the quarter, followed by ipsy, Macy’s, thredUP and Sears. On Pinterest, 80 percent of the top 20 app install advertisers in the U.S. in the second quarter were identified as shopping and lifestyle apps. Sensor Tower’s complete report is available here. …

    AllFacebookin Google Facebook- 19 readers -
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