As you all know, Tumblr is a popular microblogging and social networking platform where you can share anything.
Post content from your mobile or desktop, including text, images, quotes, links, music, and videos. In this short video, we are going to show you how you can quickly get your Tumblr API key.
What is Tumblr API?
By using the Tumblr API, users can read and write Tumblr blogs, post data, find posts using tags, get user information, follow blogs, and like posts.
How to use Tumblr API?
So you can use this API key to automate your Tumblr blog. Also, you can use these API keys with some WordPress social media automation plugins.
If you need to know more about WordPress’ automated social media marketing, check out below post.
Where is the Tumblr API Key?
Ok, let’s get started with the process. First, you have to create a Tumblr account and set up your Tumblr blog. I am going to finish my blog; there are a few things to customize.
You must go to this Tumblr API page after the setup is complete. Use this link to navigate.
Click “Register application” to begin creating your new app from this page. Complete all required fields, which are marked with the start symbol. Give the app a name and enter the website where you plan to use it.
Add a brief description of the app and what you will do with this Tumblr API key. Then enter a contact email address and callback URL.
I am using this API to post my new WordPress blog post to Tumblr, so I get the callback URL from the plugin that I used.
After completing all the required details, you can register for this app. Here are your API keys: “OAuth consumer key” and “secret key.”
These keys can be copied and pasted into your application or used for anything else.
I hope you learned something useful. If you have any problems, please post them in the MineX Tuts Tech Forum. We will be able to help you.