Tumblr, the ever-growing micro blog site and social media platform, has close to 392 million blog accounts. Each blog account has a collection of media, including but not limited to; images, videos, and links. As of January 2018, over 157 billion posts have been generated on the site. Tumblr, being such a widely used platform with copious amounts of data per user, is most definitely a plugin-based website.
The insanely popular blog operates at huge scales, with 500 million page views per day and 3TB of new data to store each day, all running on 1000+ servers. The theme at Tumblr is transition at massive scale.
user experience on Tumblr is like no other, each blog is completely customized by the owner, the feed, following and aesthetic is personalized with each user. Let’s take a look at some of the content you may find on Tumblr,