Tumblr is an easy to use and unconditionally free blogging platform. It is highly popular. Today more than 77 million blogs are powered by Tumblr and a huge amount of cool Tumblr themes have been created to meet the growing demand. People want their blog to look nice, but they often don’t have the time and skills to code a theme from scratch.
Tumblr is a mix of features from micro blogging and regular blogs. It is user friendly when it comes to customization and it lets you effortlessly share anything. Post text, photos, quotes, links, music, and videos, from your browser, phone, desktop, email, or wherever you are. You can customize everything, from colours, to your theme’s HTML.
If you want to improve the look of your Tumblr space then a good place to start is selecting a Tumblr theme. You can get both premium and free Tumblr themes. In this post, you will find some excellent and cool Tumblr themes you can choose from. It is relevant to consider if your blog have to be optimized for mobile browsers. You can achieve this be choosing a responsive Tumblr theme available now. A responsive theme will make your blog look fabulous on any device and screen size. Enjoy these delightful Tumblr templates!
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Cool Tumblr Themes Showcase
Orson – A Clean Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Orson is a clean and adaptive Tumblr theme aimed at presenting your content, to any device, without clutter and being highly customisable.
Super easy to customise with support for Disqus, Flickr, Twitter, Dribbble, Instagram and Google Analytics. This theme gives a tailored view to each device (Android, iPhone, iPad, Desktop, etc) that visits it and only serves the content that is required, helping to speed up delivery of your site.
Pandemonium Magazine – Tumblr – DEMO
This is simple and aesthetic Tumblr theme. It’s easy to customize, almost without any knowledge about programming. It can display all types of articles, such as photo, audio, video, text, quote, chat or link. It supports many features, e.g.: Flickr, Twitter, Google Analytics, Disqus, custom slideshow and more.
Incorporated – DEMO
This is a nice and very feature rich Tumblr theme. You will have good functionality and a good looking blog with this theme.
Optic Responsive Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Optic is a responsive Tumblr theme perfect for any blog type featuring the Masonry jQuery plugin. Optic comes packed full of jQuery awesomeness letting you show your blog posts in all their glory. Pick colours for any part of the theme so you can fully customise it the way you want. Also pick your favourite font from the Google fonts library and add it in using the themes options panel.
UltraMnml – Clean & Responsive Tumblr Theme – DEMO
UltraMnml is a very clean, minimalistic and responsive Tumblr theme made for the power blogger. It supports all post types and is made for any type of Tumblr blogger, whether you’re a writer or a photo blogger, this theme will make your content look awesome. It is also responsive so it’ll look great on both your phone or tablet.
Simon – A Simple Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Simon is a simple, adaptive, Tumblr theme which is easy to install, customise, and get running!
3xistence – Responsive Tumblr Theme – DEMO
This theme was designed especially to showcase your beautiful pictures in high resolution! Yes, it works also on mobile devices, because all pictures uploaded by you with traditional way (i.e.: through Photo posts) are automatically swapped for their smaller versions to fit on mobile devices. It’s easy to customize, almost without any knowledge about coding.
Urban 3 – DEMO
Six caps – DEMO
Fredrik – An Adaptive Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Fredrik is an adaptive Tumblr theme which includes a grid based and blog based index page, as well as other features.
Mason – A Masonry Inspired Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Mason is an adaptive and cute Tumblr theme aimed at presenting your content, to any device, in a masonry based view. It has ajax based page loading, as well as URL tracking. Users can quickly view your posts, view them in the detail, and go back to where they were. Highly customisable, with support for Disqus, Twitter and Google Analytics. This theme gives a tailored view to each device (Android, iPhone, iPad, Desktop, etc) that visits it and only serves the content that is required, helping to speed up delivery of your site.
Alfa Slab One – DEMO
Glide Responsive Tumblr Theme – DEMO
The Glide Responsive Tumble theme resizes when your browser is resized. No matter what device you view the blog on it will still look as good as the full site. No need to zoom in and try to press tiny buttons. by themeforest (Premium theme)
POPCASE – responsive layout – DEMO
POPCASE is a Tumblr theme with 3 column layouts and unlimited color scheme control, suitable for displaying your artworks and articles. by themeforest (Premium theme)
Perception Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Perception Tumblr Theme is useful for a freelancer, agency or business portfolio. It features a snippet of the posts content on the home page so more can be seen at one time. It’s a cool Tumblr theme for any level of designer, developer and blogger. Easy to install with the help from instructions file and video walk through.
Neat Tumblr Theme (responsive theme) – DEMO
Neat is a Tumblr theme which provides a classy and clean experience especially for pictures blogs. It features an unique and original scroll experience for your visitor. Indeed, I have written a jQuery plugin especially for this theme which allows to use the size of you window for each post and obviously the layout is fully responsive. by themeforest (Premium theme)
Pop Gallery Tumblr Theme (responsive theme) – DEMO
Pop Gallery is a Tumblr theme for visual portfolios, galleries, handcrafts shops, with the unique possibility to present distinct thumbnails for new, sold and reserved items. It has a beautiful and clean design with circular thumbnails. by themeforest (Premium theme)
Timeline tumblr theme – DEMO
TIMELINE is a Premium Tumblr Theme that was designed to view your tumblog as timelines. This is a personal theme that’s suitable in use for people who have an active and enjoyable life. by themeforest (Premium theme)
Domericano – Minimal Tumblr Blog / Portfolio Theme – DEMO
Domericano is a clean, minimal and beautiful Tumblr Theme using the Masonry effect as well as optional Endless scrolling. It is suited for all kinds of blogs and portfolios, easy to install, has a ton of options and is heavily jquery enhanced.
Urban 2 – DEMO
Cleanfolio – A elegant Tumblr portfolio theme – DEMO
Cleanfolio was designed to be as clean as possible in order to let your work take the stage. It is suitable for all kind of creative portfolios as well as for small businesses.
Color Shades – DEMO
by gondaba (free theme)
SimpliciTheme: Blog Template for Tumblr – DEMO
SimpliciTheme is a very easy to customize Tumblr Theme. By using Tumblr’s own customization panel/dashboard you won’t have to think about the code behind the theme. You can give this theme a completely different look with just a few clicks. by themeforest (Premium theme)
Cross – DEMO
Time goes back – DEMO
TGB is a clean and functional Tumblr portfolio you will love this theme. by themeforest (Premium theme)
Panda Classics Recycled – DEMO
by davidcoops (free theme)
Focus – A Minimalistic Responsive Tumblr Theme – DEMO
Focus is a minimalistic and adaptive Tumblr theme aimed at presenting your content, to any device, without clutter. by themeforest (Premium theme)
Rank & File – DEMO
by sleepoversf (premium theme)
Scaffold – DEMO
by sneak (premium theme)
Scribble – DEMO
by obox (premium theme)
Rockstar – DEMO
by woothemes (free theme)
Fluid – DEMO
by pixelunion (free theme)
Splatter – DEMO
by obox (premium theme)
Esquire – DEMO
by matthewb (free theme)
Cheerful Girl – DEMO
by queendesigning (free theme)
Hobo – DEMO
by mikeballan (free theme)
Ava-May – DEMO
by mikeballan (free theme)
Ultralite – DEMO
by doinwork (free theme)
Organ – DEMO
by simurai (free theme)
ffekt Two – DEMO
by bustee (free theme)
If you like these cool Tumblr themes then please leave a comment!
I hope you like the tumblr templates show here. Please give us your opinion and if you know other cool tumblr themes please share them with us.