Join Justin Seeley for an in-depth discussion in this video Adjusting basic appearance settings, part of Tumblr Quick Start.
Now that we've selected a custom theme here inside of Tumblr, it's time to…adjust the appearance settings, so that we can make it a little bit more…customized to our needs.…So I'm going to start off by closing up my Web site here, and going back into…the Tumblr Dashboard.…From the Tumblr Dashboard, you want to go to Tumblin' With Justin, or whatever the…name of your blog might be.…Find the Customize appearance section on the right-hand side, and then once you…get inside of there, you're going to see several different areas that you're able to customize.…If I scroll up to the top, you'll notice we have the theme; we've already…seen how to edit that.…
We have a title, which is Tumblin' With Justin. We also have a description.…So in this case, let's go ahead and add the description of our Web site.…I'll say this is Justin's Tumblr...…A place to share photos, text, and other cool stuff. You'll notice that based on…my theme, I automatically get that description added to my Web site.…Now in this case, I don't like that it breaks to the next line,…
- What is Tumblr?
- Touring the interface
- Exploring the Tumblr Blocks
- Creating a custom domain
- Understanding likes, reblogs, and notes
- Blocking and unblocking users
- Adjusting basic appearance settings
- Adding a logo
- Creating a post
- Editing multiple posts at once
- Inserting video and audio into pages
- Finding theme marketplaces
- Editing posts using HTML and markdown
- Adding comments with Disqus
Skill Level Intermediate
XHTML and HTML Essential Trainingwith Bill Weinman4h 44m Beginner
1. Getting to Know Tumblr
Learning the Tumblr blocks3m 54s
2. Customizing Your Blog
3. Publishing with Tumblr
4. Working with Pages
5. Taking the Next Step
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