Fun Stuff for Tumblr

Posted on May 14, 2014 at 6:00 am

by Kathryn I.

Tumblr gets more popular by the day, and it’s easy to see why—it’s a fun, very customizable blogging platform and social network rolled into one. Here are some things you can do with your Tumblr account to get the most out of the experience:

Xkit is a browser extension that has all kinds of cool features that make navigating your Tumblr feed easier and more tailored to your individual needs. Want to create a one-click reply to notifications? Dim out posts you’ve already read? Highlight stuff? Block certain posts? You can do all of that and more! is a massive collection of free Tumblr themes. Dr. Who, Adventure Time, cats, bacon… they’ve got it all!

Tired of your dashboard being full of posts about iPads? Prom? Celebrities? With Tumblr Savior, you can block posts containing certain keywords. And if you change your mind or want to see what’s being blacklisted, it’s easy to sneak a peek.

Tumblr can get a little overwhelming, and there are a lot of buttons and widgets all over the page. If you’re looking for a distraction-free way to write up a blog post, Cloudsend is the app for you. It’s a browser extension that can help clear the clutter off your Tumblr workspace so you can create in peace.

Let us know if you know of any other Tumblr tools of the trade!