Sometimes, you just want to share a photo or a short blog post on your Tumblr profile for the world to see. It would be a hassle to have to open up your laptop or desktop just to upload a quick post. So, it\u2019s a good thing that Tumblr now has an app available for your Smartphone. Take a quick photo of that ice cream and give it a short review. Or maybe just share a rant on how the rain just ruined your favorite shoes. You can even go deeper by sharing your opinions on the current issues of the world. All you do is open up the app and create a new post. Add some \u201ctags\u201d to categorize it to make it easier to find for other users. Then you can reply to comments and even have some healthy debates. It\u2019s quick and easy!\r\n\r\n \r\nWhat is Tumblr?\r\n\r\n\r\nTumblr has always been popular with many teens and youngsters. It currently has over 494 million users. And this is because it\u2019s one of the best and easy-to-use micro-blogging websites around! A Tumblr blog has been coined the term \u201cTumblelog.\u201d It can consist of either a post, text, photo, video, and so many more. According to the website, \u201cTumblr lets you effortlessly share anything. Post text, photos, quotes, links, music, and videos from your browser, phone, desktop, email or wherever you happen to be.\u201d Not only is it a blogging site, but it\u2019s also a social networking site just like Facebook and Twitter.\r\n\r\nUnlike traditional blogs, Tumblelogs usually contain short snippets of texts and are more straight-forward. You can customize your posts completely and make it look as simple or as creative as you want. You can even connect with different bloggers all over the world. And finding your interests is easy with the tags. You can like posts or \u201creblog\u201d them to add to your own Tumblelog. But what If you feel like you don\u2019t want to upload anything? Then you can just look around the many different blogs and posts available. Be as private or as public as you want. It\u2019s all up to you!\r\n\r\n \r\nHow Does Tumblr Look on Mobile?\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nYou might think that will be a huge adjustment to shift from the Tumblr desktop version to the mobile app version. But actually, Tumblr on mobile actually looks very clean and easy on the eyes. Just like on the desktop mode, you can expect it to be just as easy to use. It will have a different menu and different buttons, but it\u2019s essentially the same as how it looks like on mobile. The best part about the Tumblr app is when you want to share photos or videos. Since the media file is already on your phone, you can easily upload it directly to your Tumblelog. Basically, you\u2019ll just be looking at a \u201ccompressed\u201d version of Tumblr on the app. It\u2019s not complicated and you won\u2019t really need much time to adjust. Many new social media apps are actually available for iOS and Android and they're all great to use, just as they are on their desktop versions.\r\n\r\n \r\nHow To Use Tumblr App\r\nCreating A Tumblr Account\r\nBefore you can actually start using Tumblr, you will first need to create an account for it. You can do this in just three easy steps: enter your email address, enter a password, and create a user name. You will then be asked of your age. Anyone can create a Tumblr account, but you will need to be at least 13 years of age to create one. Once you have entered your age, you can then select your interests. After selecting your interests, you will be directed to your Tumblr \u201cdashboard.\u201d Your dashboard will give you suggestions on other bloggers related to your interests. You can choose to follow or tap \u201cX\u201d if you don\u2019t want to. You will then be directed to your Tumblr feed or \u201cdashboard.\u201d\r\n\r\n \r\nThe Tumblr Dashboard\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nYour Tumblr dashboard has 5 icons on the bottom. The house icon is for home where you will be able to view the latest posts and notifications for new likes, followers, and reposts. The magnifying glass icon is the search page where you can search different tags to find your interests. The pencil icon is for creating new posts. The smiley icon is the chat page where you can send messages to other Tumbler users you\u2019re friends with. Lastly, the head icon is your profile which has your likes, following, settings, and blogs.\r\n\r\n \r\nAdding a Blog Post\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nAdding a blog post to your Tumblelog is very easy! There are 8 categories on Tumblr. Namely: Text, Photo, Quote, Link, Chat, Audio, and Video, and GIF. First tap the pencil icon on the bottom of your dashboard screen and select what kind of post you\u2019d like to share in those categories. You can upload your media easily and add a few short lines to it. Then you can add tags so that it\u2019s easier for other people on Tumblr to find it. You can also add style to the text if you want to add variety to your viewers. Then tap \u201cPublish\u201d to post your content. It\u2019s that easy!\r\n\r\n \r\nSharing a Post\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nSay, you really like a post from someone and you want to share or add it to your profile for your followers to see. All you need to do is tap the chain icon on the top right corner of the post and tap \u201creblog.\u201d You can add some insights or other media to the post. This can be just as a reaction or just a little something more for your followers to read. Then just tap the Publish button and your reblogged post will appear on your profile and dashboard with added comments, if any.\r\n\r\n \r\nChanging Themes\r\nIf you want to make your Tumblelog more personal, a good way to attract new followers is to customize your theme. You can do this by clicking the head icon on the bottom right of your dashboard. Tap \u201cSettings\u201d and the \u201cEdit Theme.\u201d You can browse through thousands of available themes on Tumblr. But if you\u2019re familiar with HTML-editing, you can also tweak the ready-made themes. You can also get premium themes but they will come with a price. Premium themes are much more aesthetically-pleasing so it\u2019s also worth the investment. Good-looking blogs are a great way to attract new followers and readers.\r\n\r\n \r\nSending Messages\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nTumblr is a great way to meet new people with the same interests. You can message Tumblr friends easily through the Tumblr app. All you need to do is tap the smiley icon on the button of your dashboard. Search for the username that you want to chat with and send them a message. You can talk to anyone with a Tumblelog through the message feature. Having to reply through reblogging isn\u2019t efficient and can be annoying to some of your followers. Tumblr\u2019s messaging feature is a great way to keep your messages or discussions with other users private.\r\n\r\n \r\nTumblr App Archives\r\nAnother awesome feature on Tumblr is the archives. It\u2019s a great way to see your posts all at once without having to keep browsing through pages. You or your viewers can search for posts with ease. You\u2019ll first need to go to \u201cCustomize theme\u201d and then see if your current theme supports archives. Look for the setting "Show archive button," "Show archive link," or\u00a0 "Show blog tools.\u201d Tick the \u201cSave\u201d box to activate your archive. Then click the \u201cEdit HTML\u201d button and choose where you want to place your archive button. You can place it on the sidebar or footer.\u00a0 You can replace "your_tumblr_name" with your username to customize it. Click \u201cSave\u201d and go to your profile to see how it looks. If you\u2019re not yet satisfied, just repeat the process and change the placement.\r\n\r\n \r\nHow to Save Videos On Tumblr App?\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nSay, you like this particular video on Tumblr from one of the users you\u2019re following. And you want to be able to keep watching it even if you\u2019re offline. What do you do? You will have to download that video to your phone so you can bring it with you anywhere and watch it anytime. Unfortunately, the Tumblr app doesn\u2019t allow you to download videos from the app directly to your phone. So, the easiest way is actually to take a screen recording of the video just like most Instagram downloader works. Another way is to get the Tumbload app. Tumbload is a video downloader app that is the most used video downloader for Tumblr. It\u2019s also very easy to use, just open your Tumblr app and tap \u201cShare,\u201d then select Downloader for Tumblr App. It will automatically save your videos and other media to your phone.\r\n\r\n \r\nTumblr App Privacy\r\nHow to disable safe mode on Tumblr app?\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nIf you\u2019re 18 years old and above, there\u2019s really not much reason to still have safe mode on for your Tumblr app. Safe mode will only filter and narrow down the material that Disabling the safe more on your Tumblr app will vary on different devices. For iOS, you will need to open your App Settings from your Home screen. Then select the Tumblr App. You will see a \u201cSafe Mode\u201d option. Tap it and set it to \u201cDon\u2019t hide anything.\u201d On the other hand if you\u2019re using an Android device, you will have to go to the Tumblr app itself and click on Settings from your profile. Tap on \u201cGeneral settings\u201d then \u201cFiltering.\u201d You will see a \u201cSafe Mode\u201d toggle which you can turn off to stop filtering.\r\n\r\n \r\nHow to Blacklist on Tumblr?\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nThere are some topics or posts you don't really want or need to see. Tumblr app feature "blacklist" where you have the option to blacklist tags so that it doesn't show on your dashboard. This is very easy-to-d, just go to the Tumblr app and tap the head icon. Tap on Settings and go to the General Settings. Tap on the Filtering icon. You will then be directed to the "Filtering tags" option. Tap on the "+New" and add tags that don't want to see on your dashboard.\r\n\r\n \r\nHow to Delete A Post on Tumblr?\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nWe all make mistakes here. And sometimes, there are things we don\u2019t really want to look back on. This can be the same case for a blog post that you want to delete. Maybe because\u00a0 it wasn\u2019t really supposed to be posted. Or maybe you just posted something that you don\u2019t really want to look back on. And this is why there's a delete feature on the Tumblr app. It\u2019s pretty simple to use. Just go to your Tumblelog profile and scroll through your posts. When you get to the post that you want to delete, locate the trash can icon on the lower right corner of the post. Tap it and just delete it. Simple as that! Now that post is gone and you don\u2019t have to look back at it.\r\n\r\n \r\nHow to Delete Your Tumblr Blog?\r\n\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nOne Tumblr account can actually host several other blogs. You can have a different there for each blog. This is a great way to curate your material and have different followers or audience for each blog. But what if you don't want to keep one or all of your Tumblr blogs anymore? Maybe, you don't have the time anymore to maintain it. Or maybe you're just not interested in blogging about certain things anymore. You can delete your Tumblr blog through the Tumblr app easily! All you need to do is go to the head icon on the bottom right of your Tumblr app dashboard. You will see beside your username (and other blogs) three dots. Tap on the three dots and then tap delete. You will then be prompted to enter your password before total deletion. After entering your password, the blog will be deleted permanently along with its posts.\r\n\r\nUsing Tumblr on your phone is a great way to easily post media and share it with your followers. You can use it anytime and anywhere and just blog about anything, really. You can express yourself freely and find those with the same interests as you. There's no need to open up your laptop every time you want to blog about something. We hope this helps you in using the Tumblr app and make the most out of it.