When you think of Tumblr you think of that vast social media site that most people seem so attached to.
That website where you can express your thoughts and others thoughts through videos, audios, text, quotes, links, photo, and chat.
Definition of Tumblr according to Wikipedia:
Tumblr (stylized in its logo as tumblr.) is a microblogging platform and social networking website founded by David Karp and owned by Yahoo! Inc. The service allows users to post multimedia and other content to a short-form blog. Users can follow other users’ blogs, as well as make their blogs private. Much of the website’s features are accessed from the “dashboard” interface, where the option to post content and posts of followed blogs appear.
Tumblr has been first developed in 2006 and was first launched in 2007. The founder of Tumblr is David Karp and he has made Tumblr a huge success since the date of the launch until this very day.
Yahoo! has acquired tumblr for 1.1 billion dollars in cash on May 20, 2013.
The usage of Tumblr is major around the world:
- As of November 1, 2014, Tumblr hosts over 209.3 million blogs and more than 94.9 billion posts in total.
- In April 2013 the website received more than 13 billion global page views.
- As of November 1, 2014, over 69 million posts were created on the site each day.
Nowadays, Tumblr photos seem to have their own trademark or slogan. As soon as you hear about a “Tumblr Photo” you instantly are fimilar with its look, vibe, or sense of photography.
Here are some examples of Tumblr photos:
Photos the include unique filters:
Photos that contain inspirational quotes/messages:
Photos containing special effects:
One of a kind Photos (GIFs, creative…etc.):
Tumblr quotes also seem the most creative and the most kinds of quotes out there that go viral over night. All kinds of quotes from different categories like: life, love, inspiration, postive, happiness, wisdom, education, family, success, motivational…etc.
Some quotes like:
“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.”
“A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.”
“Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.”
“There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves, it is not my nature.”
A social media within many other social medias:
Just like any other thing in the world whether its a product, celebrity, book, movie, TV shows, services…etc. Tumblr also is present on many social media websites to remain current, widespread, and well known. Some websites such as: