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Social Media for Writers by Pip Ballantine, Tee Morris

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Appendix B

Tumblr

Setting up a Tumblr Account

Tumblr is one of the easiest social media platforms to work with. To set up an account, follow these instructions:

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1. Go to www.tumblr.com, enter a valid e-mail address, and make a username—keep it simple, using your author name is a good idea—and create a password.

2. Once you tell Tumblr how old you are, accept the terms of service, and prove you are not a robot, it will create an account for you.

3. Tumblr will then ask you what you are interested in and prompt you to start following five blogs. You can follow some of the suggested blogs or search for others using terms such as “writing” and “authors,” ...

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