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Tumblr Blocks Bloglovin, Fashion’s Number-one RSS reader with 25 Million Users
/ August 8, 2014 12:18 pm
Tumblr Blocks Bloglovin, Fashion’s Number-one RSS reader with 25 Million Users

VentureBeat reports “Bloglovin, possibly the only RSS reader to win over the fashion and beauty industry, received some bad news last week: a strict block from Yahoo’s Tumblr that prevents all Bloglovin users from accessing Tumblr blogs via the site.” . Read More

Tumblr Closes Massive TV Ad Deal with Viacom, Ahead of MTV Movie Awards
/ March 21, 2014 4:08 pm
Tumblr Closes Massive TV Ad Deal with Viacom, Ahead of MTV Movie Awards

VentureBeat reports that Tumblr and Viacom have entered in a partnership to deliver co-branded ad promotions for advertisers for major properties like VH1, MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, and CMT. This deal follows Twitter’s efforts to enter the television business and indicates a significant shift for Tumblr as a possible second-screen competitor. Read More

Tumblr Launches ‘Sponsored Trending Blogs’ Ads for Mobile
/ December 3, 2013 3:15 pm
Tumblr Launches ‘Sponsored Trending Blogs’ Ads for Mobile

VentureBeat reports that Tumblr has released a new tool for presenting popular blogs online. The blogging platform, which includes 153 million blogs, is now owned by Yahoo, and is receiving over 100 million posts daily. . Read More

Yahoo’s Traffic Grown by 20% since Marissa Mayer Joined the Company
/ September 12, 2013 2:32 pm
Yahoo’s Traffic Grown by 20% since Marissa Mayer Joined the Company

AllThingsD reports that Yahoo has managed to gather 800 million active monthly users, all around the world. Marissa Mayer says that the number of visitors using Yahoo has risen by 20%, as compared to the number in July of 2012. This massive growth has been backed by 350 million monthly mobile users. Read More

The Next Web: Flickr Experiences Disruption Four Days After Update
/ May 24, 2013 4:44 pm
The Next Web: Flickr Experiences Disruption Four Days After Update

The Next Web reports that Flickr, the photo-sharing service, has suffered its first major outage, after receiving a revamp on Monday. The site has been flashing a #badpanda image after the outage. Flickr posted a tweet acknowledging the site's failure: "Experiencing slowness or having trouble accessing the site? We're on it, and are working to fix the issue as quickly as possible. #badpanda.". Read More

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TechCrunch: Flickr Announces One Free Terabyte of Storage Space Per User
/ May 21, 2013 4:08 pm
TechCrunch: Flickr Announces One Free Terabyte of Storage Space Per User

TechCrunch reports that Yahoo’s Flickr photo-sharing service is providing one full terabyte of storage space to users. In addition, Flickr is offering full resolution photo storage service. Most photo sharing services offer a few dozen gigabytes, or an unstated upper limit as in the case of Instagram and other mobile services. . Read More

Tumblr Disbands Its Editorial Team
/ April 10, 2013 12:44 pm
Tumblr Disbands Its Editorial Team

Tumblr announced in a blog post that it is disbanding its editorial team and closing its Storyboard project. Tumblr had formed its editorial team of experienced journalists and editors over a year ago with the goal of covering Tumblr as a living, breathing community. . Read More

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