Create a Stunning Blog for Free

by Joe is one of the most popular free blogging sites on the internet. It was founded by David Karp and owned and operated by Tumblr Inc., a US-based company. According to a CNN news article published on May 20, 2013, Yahoo Inc., the owner of the famous web portal, has announced its intention to buy Tumblr for arround $1.1 billion dollars.

If this is the very first time you’ve heard about Tumblr, you may be wondering about the service that it provides, and what makes it so popular. Tumblr is not only a free blogging website like WordPress and Blogger but also a social networking website where people can interact with each other on the web. If you like to follow other people’s blogs or get followers for your own blogs, you may like the features found on the site.

To help you get started, we will share some tips about blogging on Tumblr below.

How to create a blog on Tumblr?

1. Register for an account. Before using their services, you must join their community. It is easy and free to sign up at their site. All you need to do is just to go to their homepage, finish the short form with your email, password and username, and then click the “Sign up and start posting” button. It is pretty straightforward. You can easily get it done within a minute. Please be careful when choosing your username, because it will be used as the subdomain name for your primary blog. For example, your primary blog’s url may look like by default.

2. Once logged into their system, you will see the Dashboard where you can manage your account. For instance, you can create more blogs if you like. Or you can publish new posts on your existing blogs. There are many types of information which can be shared on the site such as articles, photos, audio clips, video clips and more. There are many things you can do to personalize your blog by changing its settings. For instance, you can change your blog’s avatar, URL, theme, language settings and more. Although the default language of the site is English, you don’t have to blog in English because it supports several other languages such as Japanese, Spanish, French and so forth.

tumblr.comThere are many more features that you may like on their site. For example, you can use your own domain name on your blog, pre-schedule your blog’s publication, publish blog posts via email, synchronize your blog with your Facebook and/or Twitter accounts and protect your blog with a password.

Although Tumblr is an exciting online place to share information, it is not for everyone. According to their terms, their service is only for people who are older than 13 years old. Also, when using the site, you have to follow their rules. Please see their terms of service and guidelines for details.

In conclusion, is a website where you can make your own blogs for free. By having a blog on the site, you can publish your stories, photos and videos, share your life with other people and make more friends.

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To learn more about pros and cons of their blogging service, you may want to read reviews written by experienced users.

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