Join Justin Seeley for an in-depth discussion in this video Modifying the CSS of a theme, part of Tumblr Quick Start.
One of the questions that I often get about Tumblr is whether or not you can…actually customize the HTML or CSS elements of a theme, and the answer is yes, you can.…There is a built-in way to edit CSS and HTML inside of Tumblr.…I am going to show you how to do that in this movie.…Let's go up here to the blog link.…In this case, it's Tumblin' With Justin.…I'll go to the Customize appearance section.…When you get into the Customize appearance section, it's not obvious where you…would go to edit the CSS or HTML, but if you go right here to this little Edit…button, where it says Edit HTML, you'll find most of the CSS is actually inside…of the HTML document that controls the theme.…
As a matter of fact, most Tumblr themes contain all of the CSS right here at the…top, where you can go in and edit it.…Then following the CSS is all of the HTML.…I'll show you how to edit that in just a minute, but let's say that I wanted to…change something inside of this CSS.…Well, I simply find that element that I want to change, make the corrections,…
- 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
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