what if rocks are actually soft but just tense up when we touch them?
How stoned are you right now?
He’s not until someone touches him
Don’t Let Yahoo Buy Tumblr!!
Tumblr is OUR HOME!
I couldn’t help but just say that Samwise Gamgee has always been my hero. I see him as the true hero in the Lord of the Rings Trilogy. No one can be as heroic as Sam was.
This is petition for Stop Yahoo! From Buying Tumblr. Join the movement! Sign now!
Hey Supernatural fandom,
Sorry to see you hurting. You were there for us when we cried our way through Christmas (and January, and February, and so on), so now we’re here for you, returning the favour.
Have a hug, and stay strong.
The Merlin fandom
Thanks, little brother.
We need you,
the Supernatural Fandom
can I just say the fandoms coming to support each other is my favorite thing ever
Thats us fans!
Yahoo is trying to buy tumblr. Reblog if you are against this!
THIS NEEDS TO NOT HAPPEN I SWEAR TO GOD I WILL RIOT
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- Let’s try and get 100k notes
A review by one of the folks sums it up perfectly:
“What worries me about Yahoo! buying Tumblr is how it would choose to incorporate the website into its email and homepage features. One of the reasons why Tumblr is so unique is because it’s a niche market. By adding more users who don’t fit into this niche, it would make it more difficult for communities to develop within Tumblr, and Tumblr would have to change to accommodate these new users. Tumblr as a website is not the kind that you can sign up for in a day and be on your way. It is a website crafted so that you can immediately post but must spend several weeks, sometimes even months, to build a community. With new users who would not be willing to spend time growing a community, Tumblr would have to be changed, which would alienate its current users. Those users have spent time and effort to make Tumblr what it is today, and they are the ones who spend time on the website daily. A user who is checking onto Tumblr because it’s attached to their homepage is not going to be as strong of a user nor as dedicated. By changing the website to suit this new user, you would lose the strong users while building an undedicated usership.
To any website that would think of buying Tumblr, they must understand that it is a website that cannot be changed to make it more user friendly to a casual blogger. I think that many Tumblr users would be less worried about a buy-out if they were promised that their communities and ways of using Tumblr would not be changed. No one is going to mind Yahoo! buying the website and gaining a few extra million dollars per year from the minimal advertising; what we will be upset with is if a company like Yahoo! then changes the website to increase casual users and decrease dedicated users. Yahoo! would gain nothing by losing this “cool” group of bloggers in an age group they so desperately want to reach, so they must cater to these individuals by leaving the website exactly as is.” - houseoftombombadilAs much as is does sound like a load of bullshit for someone to buy Tumblr, it’s a possibility. I Personally think it should stay independent and I hope David Karp keeps a hold of it like his own child. Or we make enough noise to where such major changes (if bought) will not happen. I would hate to see Tumblr turned into an advertising dump.We’re not a ‘hip fad group’ to be marketed to. I hate the fact that’s all we look like to businesses in the end.
reblogging again for this ^
Hope this doesn’t happen!
Hell no. This can not happen
WHY WOULD THEY DO THIS WE NEED TO START A PETITION.
how could one not reblog this?
I hope this is as fruitful as the Harry Potter one.