Join Justin Seeley for an in-depth discussion in this video Who uses Tumblr?, part of Up and Running with Tumblr.
Tumblr is definitely the new kid on the block, but it's slowly becoming one of…the fastest growing online platforms available today, and several big names are…using Tumblr, and several really creative folks are using Tumblr in some…awesome ways as well.…Let's take a look, in this movie, at some of the cool sites that are being…built on Tumblr today.…The first that we're going to look at is Sesame Street.…It's one of my favorite shows growing up as a kid, and they actually have a Tumblr account.…Sesame Street uses this platform to deliver short concise messages, videos, and…pictures to their audiences.…
This is a great way, so that they avoid having to do the traditional blog post,…and all that kind of stuff.…This is more of just a really short and simple way to get content out to people.…As you can see here at the top, they've got a video with a short description.…Nothing big going on here; just really short, really simple.…They just wanted to show the clip, and they did it.…The second one that we're going to take a look at is foursquare.…
- 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 55s
2. Customizing Your Blog
3. Publishing with Tumblr
4. Working with Pages
5. Taking the Next Step
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