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Tumblr is a microblogging platform and social networking website founded in 2007 by David Karp.

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Timeline

July 21, 2021
Tumblr debuts Post+, a subscription service for Gen Z creators.
December 17, 2018
Tumblr bans "adult content" on the website.
September 26, 2011
Tumblr raises a $85,000,000 series E round from CrunchFund, Greylock Partners, Insight Partners, Sequoia Capital, Spark Capital and Union Square Ventures.
November 19, 2010
Tumblr raises a $30,000,000 series D round from Sequoia Capital, Spark Capital and Union Square Ventures.
April 20, 2010
Tumblr raises a $5,000,000 series C round from Spark Capital and Union Square Ventures.
December 11, 2008
Tumblr raises a $4,500,000 series B round from Spark Capital and Union Square Ventures.
October 31, 2007
Tumblr raises a $750,000 seed round from Albert Wenger, Fred Seibert, Spark Capital and Union Square Ventures.

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Alexa Varsavsky

Employee

Andy Weissman

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Benjamin Black

Employee

Bijan Sabet

Investor

Blake Matheny

Employee

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News

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Amanda Silberling
September 21, 2021
TechCrunch
Tumblr is entering open beta for its subscription product Post+, meaning that all U.S. users can now try out the monetization feature. The product launched in closed beta in July, allowing users hand-picked by Tumblr to place some of their content behind a monthly paywall. This marked the first time that Tumblr allowed bloggers to [...]
USA TODAY
August 19, 2021
USA TODAY
OnlyFans told Bloomberg it would "prohibit creators from posting material with sexually explicit conduct on its website."
Richard Dal Porto
July 23, 2021
TechCrunch
Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single package.
Amanda Silberling
July 22, 2021
TechCrunch
The Tumblr community often refers to itself as the Wild West of the internet, and they're not wrong. A text post with over 70,000 notes puts it best: "Tumblr is my favorite social media site because this place is literally uninhabitable for celebrities. No verification system, no algorithm that boosts their posts, it's a completely [...]
Richard Dal Porto
July 21, 2021
TechCrunch
Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single package.
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