Post a Video on Tumblr on iPhone 6

Edited by Freya, Robert, Eng, jjzebra1234

Hi, welcome to VisiHow. Today I'm going to teach you how to post a video using the Tumblr application on the iPhone 6.

Steps

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    To begin, press the lock button on the right-hand side of the phone
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    Alternatively, we can unlock our phone by pressing the home button at the bottom of the screen
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    Swipe to the right to enter your passcode
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    As an alternative to entering your passcode, put your finger on the home button to use the fingerprint scanner.
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    Find the Tumblr icon, which is blue with a white "T" inside of it, and tap it once to open the application
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    It will automatically take us to the dashboard which is where we will see different posts by the people we're following. This like the home page for Tumblr, and is indicated by the house icon located in the bottom-left corner of the screen.
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    Tap on the pencil icon that is highlighted with a lighter blue rectangle, located in the middle of the screen at the bottom
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    Tap on "Video", which is highlighted with a grey icon
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    As we can see, it has access to our camera roll and is asking for access to the microphone.
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    Tap on "Don't Allow" to deny access to the microphone
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    Tap on "OK" to allow access and continue
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    We can also give access to the camera roll by accessing the phone settings.
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    Tap on a video of choice
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    As we can see, it opens up so we can play it.
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    Tap on the button at the bottom of the screen to play the video
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    Tap it again to pause the video.
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    Tap on "Save" in the top-right corner of the screen
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    Tap on "Cancel" in the top-left corner to go back and choose a different video.
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    Type in a caption
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    Tap on the small tag icon to add tags to the post
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    When we start typing a word, it will find other related searches for us, and we can tap on them to select them
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    We can add as many tags as we like.
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    Tap on the icon in the center of the screen to play the video from here
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    Tap on it again to pause the video.
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    Swipe downwards to bring up more options
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    Tap on the gear shaped icon in the top-right corner of the screen
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    Tap on the option of when we want our post to go public
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    The default setting is "Post now", and is indicated by the check mark on the right side. We can also choose "Add to queue", "Save as draft", "Post privately", or "Schedule". Tap on the option we prefer and the check mark will move to indicate the selected option.
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    Tap on "Post" located in the top-right corner once we're finished and ready to post
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    Now you know how to post a video using the Tumblr application on the iPhone 6
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    If you have any questions, comments, or queries, feel free to add them into the section below and we'll do our best to get back to you.
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Video: Post a Video on Tumblr on iPhone 6

Questions and Answers

I cannot save a video from my camera roll to my Tumblr page since there is no Save button appearing?

I am able to save and post pictures, text etc to my Tumblr blog but not videos stored on my Camera roll. I can see them, select one to post and even open them for playback but there is no Save button or features to add tags or comments appearing. Can you help? Thank you

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Recent edits by: Eng, Robert, Freya

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