Tumblr, the Yahoo owned micro-blogging platform adds Two-Step Authentication for their users. Tumblr is latest company joining with Google and Twitter already allows Two-Step Authentication for users.
How to enable Two-Step Authentication for your Tumblr account? Here are the steps…..
1. Go to your Tumblr Settings Page
Go to your Tumblr setting page, scroll down. There you can see a button to enable ‘Two-factor-authentication’ for your account.
2. Add your Mobile Number
Next step is select your country, add your mobile number and your account password and click the button send.
3. Enter 6 Digit Code
If you entered your mobile number properly with in seconds you will receive a message to your mobile phone with 6 digit Tumblr authentication code and enable your account for Two-Step Authentication.
The authentication code will expire in 2 minutes.
Thats it next time you will be asked to put the 6 digit code every time while you try to access your Tumblr Dashboard. You can disable Two-Step Authentication for your Tumblr account at anytime.