Founded in 2007 by David Karp as micro-blogging platform. Its acquired by Yahoo in May 2013 for $1.1 Billion. With out any doubt we can say Tumblr is one of the most visited social platforms hosts over 152 million blogs and get over 185 million monthly visitors.
Tumblr’s dashboard allows users to upload text posts, images, video, quotes, links etc. Now worlds biggest brands are using Tumblr including IBM, Universal Music, LA Times, The Economist, ABC World News, CNN Money Tech, Huffington Post etc.
The numbers are big. Here is an Infographic that shows how big Tumblr is.
Infograhics Credit – Wishpond.com