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tumble +‎ log


tumblelog (plural tumblelogs)

  1. (Internet) A microblog on the Tumblr microblogging service.
    • 2007, The Deal (volume 5, page 26)
      Tumblr, launched in March, allows users to publish digital files or brief blog posts to a single online location, dubbed a tumblelog.
    • 2009, Gavin Bell, Building Social Web Applications, page 133:
      Twitter and tumblelogs work equally well in this case. However, blogging and longer forms of writing are still important for communicating complex or longer ideas.
    • 2011, Dr Kay Irie, Dr Alison Stewart, Realizing Autonomy
      At the same time as maintaining activity on my tumblelog, I was communicating with other bloggers outside the group, collaborating with other teachers at my own institution, reflecting alone and reading both online and on paper.