Articles Tagged with tumblr

Madonna Makes Taylor Swift Swoon

Taylor Swift swoons over Madonna's compliment.

Yes, you read that right. High praise from the reigning queen of pop has Taylor Swift gushing. So, what did Madonna say to cause such a prideful swell in Ms. Swift’s heart? In an interview with Australian presenter Richard Wilkins for Network Nine’s Today show, the subject of rising pop starlets gave Madonna the opportunity… Read more »

Benedict Cumberbatch: The Otter One

Benedict Cumberbatch was just honored by the Tennessee Aquarium. Meet "Benny the Otter!"

Benedict Cumberbatch may be best known for his roles as Khan, in Star Trek Into Darkness, or the title character on the BBC show Sherlock. Cumberbatch is a staple of social network sites, such as Tumblr, and has even inspired a group of fans that have dubbed themselves “Cumberb*tches.” The term “Cumberb*tch” was officially added… Read more »

Tumblr CEO Hangs With President Obama

Tumblr CEO Hangs With President Obama

Tumblr CEO David Karp may not be as well known as other tech gurus, but his social media site continues to surge in popularity and his latest exploits should only help. The Tumblr creator recently rubbed elbows with the most powerful man in the world at a fundraiser. In addition to the Tumblr creator getting… Read more »

How a Tumblr Theme Company Came to Dominate Ecommerce


Thanks in part to the ever-changing hierarchy of platform popularity, template design for blogging and e-commerce platforms has become a huge part of the digital economy. One company that’s managed to maintain its footing in this restless node of digital goods is Pixel Union. Formed in 2009, Pixel Union quickly established itself as a premier… Read more »

Hot Dog Legs Tumblr Proves Disturbing Body Image Trend

Hot dog legs

For most Tumblr is a place where you can share and reblog your favorite photos and artistic creations from users across the social networking site. These items range in area of interest from celebrities, to cat memems to hot dog legs. You may be asking yourself, what are hot dog legs? Before you start googling… Read more »

Tumblr Founder Goes From High School Dropout To $250 Million

Tumblr Founder Rich

Tumblr has made David Karp a very rich young man. The 26-year-old founder of the blogging platform never finished high school but now has sold his creation for a fortune. Karp recently sold Tumblr to Yahoo! for $1.1 billion, leaving him with a pretty nice sum. Forbes estimates that Karp, who owns a 25 percent… Read more »

Tumblr’s 2nd Outage Was Intentional, Meant To Fix Network Issues

Tumblr Outage

Tumblr’s second network wide outage in two weeks occurred on Wednesday night, and, unlike the worm-based attack that hit last week, the network’s second outage was intentional. According to the Tumblr team, it reset the network because certain Tumblr pages were “experiencing slow loading or intermittent errors on certain pages.” At first announcement, Tumblr didn’t… Read more »

‘Text From Dog’ Tumblr Scores Book Deal

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‘Text From Dog’ is a Tumblr with a simple premise — vocalizing a dog’s presumed thoughts via his human and an iPhone text messaging screen — and the site went viral earlier this year due to its hilarious posts and easy-to-get humor. Texts From Dog features interactions between a dog and his human (October Jones),… Read more »

Tumblr Rolls Out “Pinned Posts”

Tumblr Pin This Post Option

Tumblr on Thursday rolled out a new product that allows users to pin their favorite and most important posts to the top of their followers’ dashboards for 24 hours, helping their content to gain more exposure. The program much like the platforms “Highlighted Posts” product comes at a cost, users must pay $5 to hover… Read more »

Pacman Joins Tumblr

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Pacman joins Tumblr, food porn becomes a bunch of plain white pixelated ...

Who is Bon Iver?

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Apparently a lot of people were not aware of Bon Iver before the Grammys ...

Sex and Blogging

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That awkward moment when you totally relate to a joke and everyone on Tumblr ...