Aperture Tumblr Theme

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Installing and updating a theme

  1. Unzip downloaded package and locate Aperture.html file.
  2. Let’s open it in your text editor of choice.
    Do not open it in a web browser as it will look like a mess.
  3. Now let’s select and copy all the content inside Aperture.html file by pressing CMD + A, CMD + C (Mac) or CTRL + A, CTRL + C (Windows PC).
  4. Log in to your Tumblr Dashboard.
  5. Open up your Customize panel and click "Edit HTML"
  6. Replace it with the new code you have copied from file
  7. Hit Update and click Save

IMPORTANT TextEdit (only Mac users)

Open TextEdit Preferences (CMD + ,)

TextEdit Tumblr HTML

CHECK: When opening a file display HTML files as HTML code instead of formatted text

TextEdit Tumblr HTML

Now you can open *.html, *.txt files


General Options

  • On/OffAnimations
  • On/OffInfinite Scroll
  • On/OffShow Preloader

Header Options

  • On/OffTitle
  • On/OffAvatar


  • On/OffShow Main Menu
  • On/OffShow RSS link
  • On/OffShow Archive link
  • On/OffShow Random link
  • On/OffShow Search

General Posts Options

  • On/OffImage Pop up
  • On/OffPost date
  • On/OffNotes
  • On/OffShow Post Tags
  • On/OffShow EXIF Data
  • On/OffAuthor Info Box
  • On/OffNext Previous Links on Post Page

Social share

  • On/OffSocial Share Icons
  • On/OffLike Button
  • On/OffReblog Button
  • On/OffFacebook Share
  • On/OffTwitter Share
  • On/OffPinterest Share
  • On/OffGoogle Plus Share

Sidebar Options

  • On/OffShow Instagram Feed
  • On/OffShow Dribbble Feed
  • On/OffShow Flickr Feed
  • On/OffShow Twitter Feed
  • On/OffSidebar
  • On/OffSidebar Author Info
  • On/OffSidebar Social Icons

Tag Menu

  • On/OffShow Tag Menu


Tumblr Theme: Header - Customization


Tumblr Theme: Post Photo - Customization


Tumblr Theme: Sidebar - Customization


Background Color#f0f1f6


Tumblr Theme: Header - Customization
Slogan Color#fff
Sidebar Open Icon Color#000
Author Text Color#fff


Tumblr Theme: Header - Customization
Main Nav Background#fff
Main Nav Link Color#212121
Main Nav Link Hover Color#9e9e9e
Tags Nav Background#f5f5f5
Tags Nav Link Color#838383
Tags Nav Link Hover Color#9e9e9e
Search Input Color#000

Format: Quote

Tumblr Theme: Quote - Customization
Quote Background Color#3e2723
Quote Text Color#fff

Format: Chat

Tumblr Theme: Chat - Customization
Chat Background Color#fffee8
Chat Text Color#000

Format: Text, Link, Video, Audio

Tumblr Theme: Text - Customization
Post Background#ffffff
Post Heading Color#000
Post Text Color#404040
Post Meta Text Color#bdbdbd
Read More Color#e91e63
Read More Text Color#ffffff


Sidebar Text Color#fff
Sidebar Link Hover Color#01579b

Format: Link/h4>

Tumblr Theme: Link - Customization
Links Color#00bcd4
Links Hover Color#01579b

    Twitter Feed

1. Go to your Settings page here

twitter section

2. Select the blog on the right sidebar

3. Find the twitter section

twitter section

4. Connect your Twitter account with your Tumblr Account

5. Turn on "Show Twitter Feed"

    Instagram Feed

  1. Authorize your Instagram account here
  2. Scroll down the page and click on the Retrieve my details bro! button.
  3. Copy and paste your User ID in the "Instagram Your User ID"
  4. Copy and paste your Access token in the "Instagram Your Access Token"
  5. Click Save
  6. You can also set: "Instagram Images Limit" and turn on/off Instagram feed "Show Instagram Feed"
  7. Turn on "Show Instagram Feed"

    Dribbble Feed

  1. Copy and paste your Dribbble account name in the "Dribbble Username" section in the Customize panel
  2. You can also change Dribbble shots number in the "Dribbble Shots Limit" field or turn off dribbble feed in the "Show Dribbble Feed"
  3. Click Save

    Flickr Feed

  1. Get your Flickr ID number here by typing in your flickr URL of your photostream.
  2. Paste your ID in the "Flickr Username ID" section in the Customize panel
  3. Click Save
  4. You can also set: "Flickr Images Limit" and turn on/off "Show Flickr Feed"

    Mobile version

tumblr theme - mobile version

  1. Go to "Advanced options" at the bottom of the Customize panel
  2. Turn off "Use default mobile theme" and click Save
  3. Make sure to save the changes.

    Google Fonts

Tumblr Theme: Google Font

Google Font Link: Roboto:400:700

Body Google Web Font: 'Roboto', sans-serif

    Featured Posts

Tumblr Theme: Grid

If you want to featured post you need add tag: featured


You can add up to 3 slides with custom text and url address.

1. Turn on Slider and each slides from 1 to 3.

2. You can set any value of height (default slider height 440px).

3. You can add custom text to each and also different url address.

Tumblr Theme: Grid


Please rate this theme if you don’t mind. It would be much appreciated.

Review - Tumblr Theme


June 15, 2016 - 2.0.6
- Social share bug fixes

June 10, 2016 - 2.0.5
- Format video improvements

June 7, 2016 - 2.0.1
- Press ESC key to hide sidebar

May 20, 2016 - 2.0.0
- New design
- New photo zoom
- Full width, fully responsive grid
-  New slider (up to 3 slides)
…. and more

January 4, 2016 - 1.1.6
- CSS Improvements 

October 30, 2015 - 1.1.5
- Scripts, Slick Slider

October 8, 2015 - 1.1.4
- Dribbble Feed (Update)

October 2, 2015 - 1.1.3
- Sidebar (CSS changes)

September 22, 2015 - 1.1.2
- Slick Slider Update

September 21, 2015 - 1.1.1
- Minor Bug Fixes

September 8, 2015 - 1.1.0
- CSS, HTML, JS Improvements
- Sidebar Improvements 

August 12,  2015 - 1.1.7
- Answer Post Support
- CSS changes

August 3,  2015 - 1.0.6
- Like Button Bug Fixed

April 24, 2015 - 1.0.5
- Mobile: CSS improvements
- Sidebar On/Off improvements

- New options:
  + Photo pop up On/Off
  + Social sharing On/Off

April 17, 2015 - 1.0.4
- Add new options:
   + Avatar Shape
   + Overlay Effect On/Off
   + Tag Menu On/Off
   + Featured Images  On/Off
   + Sloga Position

April 7, 2015 - 1.0.3
- Social Share Button - Bug fixed

April 2, 2015 - 1.0.2
- CSS changes (Mobile)

April 1, 2015 - 1.0.1
- Minor Bug Fixed

March 30, 2015 - 1.0.0
- Released