Before You Start

Configuration requires a Tumblr developer’s account.

Tumblr Identity Provider Setup

To set up Tumblr as an identity provider, follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to the Janrain Dashboard (dashboard.janrain.com).
  2. Click the Manage Engage App button (Manage_SL_App_Icon) corresponding to the property to configure.
  3. On the right side of the page, click the Provider Configuration link. The Provider Configuration page is displayed.
  4. In the list on the right, click Tumblr.
  5. Click Configure. This starts the Tumblr Setup Wizard.

    Figure 1: Tumblr Setup Wizard, Intro Page

  6. Log in to Tumblr and click the second link in the setup wizard.
  7. Click the green Register application button at the bottom of the Tumblr apps page.
  8. Enter the information requested.
  9. For the Default Callback URL field, go to the setup wizard and click Next.
  10. Copy the value on the setup wizard and paste it into the field on the Tumblr page.
  11. When you are finished with the Tumblr page, click Register. The apps page is displayed, with your new app at the bottom of the list.
  12. On the setup wizard, click Next.
  13. On the Tumblr page, copy the OAuth Consumer Key associated with your newly-created application. Paste it into the App Key field (located under the app listing) on the setup wizard.
  14. On the Tumblr page, click Show Secret Key (located under your app).
  15. Copy the Secret Key and paste it into the App Secret field on the setup wizard.
  16. Click Save.

    Figure 2: Tumblr Setup Wizard, Tumblr Enabled Page

Your Tumblr provider is now configured and available as an option for Social Login.