When this happens...
TumblrNew Post in My Blog
Then do this...
BufferAdd to Buffer

Tumblr has become a popular platform for content creation, with a very vibrant community. Taking one tedious step out of your daily life by sending Tumblr posts automatically to your Buffer queue can help you in content creation mode and not content sharing mode. Zapier can help you automate that process easily to leave your time for more important things.

How it works

  1. You post something new to Tumblr
  2. Zapier automatically adds that post to your Buffer queue

What you'll need

  • A Tumblr account
  • A Buffer account
  • A Zapier account

Why Zapier?


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It's easy to connect Buffer + Tumblr and requires absolutely zero coding experience—the only limit is your own imagination.

When this happens...
then do this!
New Buffer Item

Triggers when there is a new item in the Buffer

Add to Buffer

Add an item to your Buffer or send an update immediately to any of your Buffer profiles.

New Liked Post

Triggers whenever you "like" a post on Tumblr.

Add to Schedule

Add an item to your Buffer, scheduled at a specific time in the future.

New Tagged Post

Triggers when a new post is created on any blog with a specific tag you choose.

Create Photo Post

Creates a new photo post.

New Post in Dashboard

Triggers when a new post is added by someone you follow on Tumblr.

Create Text Post

Creates a new text post.

New Post in My Blog

Triggers when a new post is created in a specific blog you own.

Create Link Post

Creates a new link post.

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Tumblr is a microblogging platform and social networking website which allows users to post multimedia and other content to a short-form blog.

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