Tumblr Wiki History
|Founded||February 19, 2007|
|Headquarters||New York City, United States|
|Industry||Microblogging, social networking service|
|Employees||413 (as of August 2016)|
Tumblr (stylized on its home page as tumblr.) is a microblogging and social networking website founded by David Karp in 2007, and owned by Yahoo! since 2013. The service allows users to post multimedia and other content to a short-form blog. Users can follow other users' blogs. Bloggers can also make their blogs private. For bloggers, many of the website's features are accessed from a "dashboard" interface.
As of August 1, 2016, Tumblr hosts over 307.5 million blogs. As of January 2016, the website had 555 million monthly visitors.