Through-out this we will use an example blog, (my friend's)
What is it???//
For those of you who don't know what Tumblr is, click the blog linked above to see a blog. On tumblr, you can post text, links, videos, quotes, but mainly photos. It's almost like a collage of your own creating. You can either post your own photos, or reblog someone else's.One each person's tumblr, there is a follow button. Clicking this will enable you to follow that person and their blog will appear on your dashboard, or your home page.
How do I sign up??//
Its so easy! Just go to www.tumblr.com and sign up(: It's free and simple.
Go to your url and in the top right corner, press customize.Lets start out with your theme.
Theme// Finding one unique to you.
~Search around tumblr for ones you like on other's blogs. If there isn't a ink to one, message them and ask!
Once you've found one you like, get the code and go back to customize. Across from custom theme it will say Edit HTML, copy and paste the code there.
You can then edit colors but scrolling down to the lower half of the customize bar.
Great banner maker! Save your banner as a picture. them in custom, scroll down to header and click upload. Insert the photo there.
Create a playlist here, then go to the My Account tab, on the side it will advertise a skin (it looks like a mix tape) click there and follow the directions for a tumblr code. In customize, paste the code in your description
paste into your decription box
paste the code BEFORE the code for your theme in the custom HTML box where you posted the code for your theme before
this is just one of the MANY websites
Cool Borders, Glitter Text, Icons:
great site (:
How to Gain Followers//
FOLLOW PEOPLE! usually they follow back
Ask for a promo!
Do a Promo for Promo
It should say something about you!(:
Your likes, your name, where youre from/age? (thats up to you)
What your blog's about
If people can ask you things
If you will follow back
If you will do a promo
A quote you like
This is done under settings on your dashboard.
A picture of you!
A band icon
A celeberty you admire
A picture on tumblr you like (permission?)
okay! well I hope I helped(:
If you have anymore questions you can comment!
ALSO; comment your tumblr so people can followw(:
p.s. I was not asked to promote any of the links or things I used above. They are just sources.