Join Justin Seeley for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating quote posts, part of Tumblr Quick Start.
What makes Tumblr so unique is the fact you have all these different content…types that you're able to add to it.…Some of them are really in-depth, and really rich, like photos, and video, and…audio, but some of them are unique, like quotations, and that's what we are going…to be covering in this movie: the quote feature.…In order to access that from your Dashboard, simply click the Quote block.…Once you do that, you will see that the publishing interface for quotes is very, very simple.…You add the quote, you add the source, and then you create the post; pretty simple.…
You'll notice that on the quote itself, you don't get any styling options.…That's because the quotes are styled based upon the theme's appearance.…So based upon what theme you have, your quote will look different each and every time.…Underneath, the source: you can style that, just like you can a regular text post.…So in this case, I will type out my quote, and then I will type out my source.…So for the top part here, I will type out: Stay hungry, Stay foolish.…
- 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
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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