Tumblr Users Will Soon Be Able To Make Money From Ads

Ashlee Kieler

Just in case you didn’t think Tumblr pages were cluttered enough with cribbed photos and seemingly endless lists of comments and notes, the micro-blogging platform is rolling out ads in an effort to let users earn something from the stuff they post.

In a blog post this week, Tumblr said it was working on a program that would soon let users receive a cut of the revenue from ads appearing on their blogs.

Tumblr says the ads will be displayed by default, but users can choose to opt-out of the program under the settings menu.

TechCrunch reports that the ads will be displayed in three places: the main page of the Tumblr blog, on the slide-out section on the web, and on Tumblr’s mobile apps and mobile web.

Read more: https://consumerist.com/2016/07/28/tumblr-users-will-soon-be-able-to-make-money-from-ads/