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Sams Teach Yourself Tumblr in 10 Minutes by Bud E. Smith

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LESSON 14Liking, Reblogging, and Following Posts

In this lesson, you’ll learn how to “like,” reblog, and follow posts.

Building Community in Your Tumblog

Blogging is partly an attempt to build community around a topic or interest. Most bloggers feel gratified to know that a large number of people are reading their blog and to see comments or other responses to it, and to be quoted elsewhere. As a result, many bloggers are willing to invest time and energy to enhance the feeling of community around their blog by working to increase readership and to encourage commenting and other references to the blog.

Every blogging site has its own ways to build community, and Tumblr is no different. At least, it’s no different in that you can build community. ...

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