Posts Tagged ‘Tumblr’

Tumblr Creates Storyboard to Curate Its Vast Content

Tumblr has fast become one of the largest websites around. With thousands of blogs posted per day, the normal user will find it hard to sift through it to fin great content. Tumblr has realized that and devised Storyboard to help out. Storyboard will be posting regular features from the Tumblr community with an interesting story to [...]

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Tumblr Reaches 120M Users Per Month

Tumblr, that infamous microblogging site, is now visited by 120 million people every month. This was announced by none other than CEO and Founder David Karp in Munich earlier this week. On top of that, the social network slash blogging site also grabs 15 billion page views monthly. Some other stats gathered in the site’s About [...]

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Tumblr Has A Dark Secret: Spammers!

The bad part is they’re all over the place, cluttering the hyper-popular blogging platform with countless spam blogs that link to other people’s blogs ad infinitum. The worrying part is Tumblr is still in the process of undoing the spam pestilence, much to the ire of loyal Tumblr loggers who’ve done their fair share of [...]

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Contemplating The Tumblr Success Story In Less Than 250 Words

Very much like its closest competitor WordPress, Tumblr has quite a serious problem in its hands. This was mentioned in an earlier post heralding their greatest success to date, that being a huge funding round from a bunch of people. To inform the reader’s memory: For this reason it has become the recipient of an [...]

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Tumblr Secures Humongous Series E Round

Like a meteor burning across the night sky, Tumblr has managed to distinguish itself once more. Quite an incredible feat considering how little revenue it has. It’s actually best not to mention the revenue bit, as even the VCs supporting the round choose to stay vague on that particular front. Case in point, someone associated [...]

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Sure, Tumblr Is Doing Great But…

Mr. Raman Kia doesn’t like Tumblr and for good reason. In a recent blog post/open letter that has made the rounds, Kia basically pointed out how unprofessional Tumblr is. Unprofessional compared to his previous experience with the people at Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. It’s really just that, especially for a huge social blogging platform that [...]

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Since Tumblr Is So Huge, Why Not Monetize?

The most cost effective (perhaps cost-less) form of speculation is via a media outlet. Without naming names, ever since Tumblr mushroomed into a giant (besting WordPress in sheer volume), there’s been a chorus of pundits and visible tech people calling for monetization. The chorus seems to be growing louder, as more and more corporate brands [...]

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Tumblr Is Growing At An Astonishing Pace

So astonishing, the news just leaked about it now being as big as WordPress. Of course, this special occasion for popping the champagne to celebrate the big numbers—think 20 million active blogs over at Tumblr, which is a blog platform with a healthy dose of social networking features. A certain Adrienne Jeffries has objected to [...]

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Forget The 4Chan Feud, Tumblr Is Growing Super-Fast!

An earlier post involving Tumblr (the home of 19 million or so blogs and counting) shone a spotlight on its long-running feud with hacker cove 4Chan. In fact, that post went: “Some sort of undeclared war flared up last week involving well known haunts of various internet lurkers. Meme giant 4Chan and Tumblr both went [...]

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Something Is Brewing Between Tumblr And 4Chan

Some sort of undeclared war flared up last week involving well known haunts of various internet lurkers. Meme giant 4Chan and Tumblr both went down and fingers were a-pointin’ that parties form both sides exchanged DDOS attacks. This isn’t the first reported case of retaliatory strikes though, as the hacker haven and hipster hideout have [...]

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