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How to delete posts on Tumblr?

Tumblr blogs collectively attract tens of millions of viewers weekly and with such a massive volume of traffic and high user engagement with bloggers, it becomes all the more important that you not only keep posting on regular intervals but also ensure that the quality of those posts is top-notch.

If you feel like you’ve posted something sub-par or there’s an error in one of your posts that can only be resolved by removing and reposting the entire bit, we’re here to help you delete Tumblr posts.

You can delete posts on Tumblr individually, several at once or delete all of your posts on a Tumblr blog at once. Follow our guide below to delete your Tumblr posts via PC and smartphone app in a few simple steps.

Also read: How to block or unblock someone on Tumblr?

How to delete a single post on Tumblr?

Sign in to your account on Tumblr.com and follow the steps mentioned below to delete a post on Tumblr or scroll below to find the guide to do the same on your smartphone app.

Step 1: Click on the Profile icon from the options at the top-right corner of the website. Then from the dropdown menu, click on the name of the blog from which you want to delete posts.

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Step 2: On the next page, under Posts, click on the Trash can icon below the post you want to delete.

How to delete posts on Tumblr? | Candid.Technology

Step 3: On the confirmation prompt, click on the Ok button.

How to delete posts on Tumblr? | Candid.Technology

The selected Tumblr post will now be deleted.

Also read: How to block tags on Tumblr?

Deleting a Tumblr post on Android or iOS app

Open the Tumblr app on your Android or iOS device and follow the steps mentioned below.

How to delete posts on Tumblr? | Candid.Technology
  • Tap on the Profile icon at the bottom-right of the app window.
  • The posts page of your primary blog will appear.
  • Tap on the Trash can icon below the post you want to delete.
  • Then tap on the Delete option in the confirmation pop-up box.

You can only delete a single post at once on the smartphone app. To delete multiple or all of your Tumblr posts, follow the guide below.

Also read: How to delete a Tumblr blog?

How to delete all posts on Tumblr at once?

If you want to delete multiple or all of the posts from your Tumblr blog, follow the steps mentioned below on Tumblr.com.

Step 1: Click on the Profile icon from the options at the top-right corner of the website. Then from the dropdown menu, click on the name of the blog from which you want to delete posts.

How to delete posts on Tumblr? | Candid.Technology

Step 2: On the blog edit page, click on the Mass Post Editor option from the side panel to the right.

How to delete posts on Tumblr? | Candid.Technology

Step 3: On the next page, thumbnails of all of your posts will appear. Using your mouse, left-click on the ones you want to delete and then click on the Delete button from the options at the top-right of the screen.

How to delete posts on Tumblr? | Candid.Technology

Step 4: On the confirmation prompt that appears near the top of the browser window, click on Ok.

How to delete posts on Tumblr? | Candid.Technology

All of the selected Tumblr posts will be deleted.

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