Tumblr apps now let you edit your blog from your mobile

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Today simple blogging platform Tumblr has announced that its users can now customise the way their Tumblr blog looks directly from within its iOS app with a brand new baked-in editor. Tumblr is one of the most open blogging platforms when it comes to basic customisation that doesn't require you to host your blog yourself…

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Tictail: Why we love the 'Tumblr for e-commerce'

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Launched back in 2012, Tictail is built to simplify the creation and running of online stores. Its no-frills interface, great-looking sites and friendly branding led the Swedish-based startup to be dubbed "Tumblr for e-commerce" by Wired last year, which seems to have stuck ever since. So what makes Tictail so appealing? Well, for starters its…

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Inappropriate selfies Tumblr – think funerals, car crashes and worse

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Today's Tumblr needs to approached with a degree of caution for it is a gallery of people shooting selfies in rather inappropriate places. Like this fella who shot himself with a large fire burning behind him. There's much, much worse too. Be warned. the site is called Selfies At Serious Places and you can find…

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The image on Obama's Tumblr that encapsulates the differences between the US and the UK

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While looking for an image for a Tumblr story I stumbled across this recent image from Obama's blog. For me it totally encapsulates the differences between the UK and the US in the way we see the world, but especially how we see politicians. The image has Obama and Michelle looking lovingly towards some US…

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Tumblr finally launches its iPad app

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You've always been able to use Tumblr's iOS app on iPad devices, but the blogging service has never released an app that's fully compatible with Apple's tablets, well until today. The long awaited iOS app, which has been specially design for both the iPad and the iPad Mini, was launched earlier this morning and includes…

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Nasty Tumblr worm hijacking blogs, declaring war on cat gifs, being racist

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ERMAHGERD a nasty Tumblr worm has hijacked a number of Tumblr accounts over the past few hours, posting offensive content and stopping everyone from getting their daily fix of cat gifs. A group that goes by the name GNAA (look up what it stands for, it's offensive, NSFW and we don't wanna write it out)…

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TUMBLR: Now one of top 10 US sites and 170 million people love its memes

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The Tumblr team have shared some short but very sweet news with their users this week, which they call "exciting and slightly overwhelming"... Drum roll please... According to stats from Quantcast, Tumblr and its network of blogs, memes and dreamy photos has become one of the top 10 sites in the whole of the US…

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TUMBLR EYE CANDY: 10 Beautiful Tumblr themes for photos, galleries & portfolios

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Normally the term "eye candy" refers to half naked guys and girls, but here at Shiny Shiny we unashamedly get all hot and bothered when it comes to themes. Especially Tumblr themes. The popularity of what we've dubbed "the Pinterest look" (think grid-like posts and lots of lovely images) means that everyone from The Next…

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