Setup/Installation: Tumblr – Social Networks Auto-Poster for WordPress

Tumblr uses OAuth to provide authorized access to its API. You need to register Tumblr application and get “OAuth Consumer Key” and “Secret Key”. Then you will need to authorize your WordPress blog.

Tumblr Configuration

1. Create a Tumblr app for your website.

1. Login to your Tumblr account.
2. Go to the Tumblr Developers page: http://www.tumblr.com/oauth/apps
3. Click “Register application” button.

Create New App

Fill “Application Name”, “Application Website”, all other fields (just enter your website URL to the “Default callback URL”) and click Register”.

Please use your own information, don’t literally re-type “NextScripts Blog”, “NextScripts.com” and other sample info.
Create New App

4. Click “Show secret key”
App Settings
– Notice OAuth Consumer Key and Secret Key: on this page.
App Settings

2. Connect Tumblr to your WordPress.

1. Login to your WordPress Admin Panel, Go to the Settings->Social Networks AutoPoster Options.
2. Click green “Add new account” button, select “Tumblr” from the list.
3. Fill URL of your Tumblr Blog.
  (Please note that URL of your Tumblr Blog should be your public URL. (i.e. like http://nextscripts.tumblr.com/, not http://www.tumblr.com/blog/nextscripts)
4. Fill “OAuth Consumer Key “Secret Key” from step 4 above.

3. Authorize Tumblr for your WordPress.

1. Click “Update Settings”. Notice new link “Authorize Your Tumblr Account”.
2. Click “Authorize Your Tumblr Account” and follow the authorization wizard.
4. Your Tumblr is ready to use.
Plugin Config


How to setup each type of Social Network

~ Facebook Configuration
~ Twitter Configuration
~ Google+ Configuration
~ Pinterest Configuration

~ App.Net Configuration
~ Blogger Configuration
~ Delicious Configuration
~ Deviantart.com Configuration
~ Diigo Configuration
~ Flickr Configuration
~ [New]MailChimp Configuration
~ [New]Medium Configuration
~ [New]Instagram Configuration
~ Instapaper Configuration
~ LinkedIn Configuration
~ LiveJournal/Dreamwidth Configuration
~ Reddit Configuration
~ Scoop.It Configuration
~ Stumbleupon Configuration
~ Tumblr Configuration
~ Plurk Configuration
~ vBulletin Configuration
~ vKontakte(vk.com) Configuration
~ Blog.com/Wordpress.com Configuration
~ YouTube Configuration
~ [New]Weibo Configuration
~ [New]Yo Configuration
~ [New]500px Configuration

Have problems? Please check out the Troubleshooting FAQ page.

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