Wave Tumblr Theme

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Installing and updating a theme

  1. Unzip downloaded package and locate Wave.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 Wave.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


Basic Options

  • On/OffInfinite Scroll
  • On/OffShow Preloader
  • On/OffAvatar
  • On/OffLogo


  • On/OffIntro
  • On/OffIntro Avatar
  • On/OffShow Intro Heading
  • On/OffShow Intro Text
  • On/OffIntro Social Icons
  • On/OffShow RSS link
  • On/OffShow Archive link
  • On/OffShow Random link

General Posts Options

  • On/OffAuthor Info Box
  • On/OffNotes
  • On/OffTags
  • On/OffShow Post Tags
  • On/OffShow EXIF Data
  • On/OffNext Previous Links on Post Page
  • On/OffDate

Social Share

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

Sidebar Options

  • On/OffSidebar
  • On/OffSidebar Author Info
  • On/OffSidebar Avatar
  • On/OffSidebar Social Icons
  • On/OffShow Instagram Feed
  • On/OffShow Dribbble Feed
  • On/OffShow Flickr Feed
  • On/OffShow Twitter Feed
  • On/OffSidebar Search
  • On/OffSidebar Navigation
  • On/OffSidebar Tag Menu


Tumblr Theme: Posts - Customization


Tumblr Theme: Sidebar - Customization

Permalink Page

Tumblr Theme: Permalink - Customization



Menu Color#000
Menu Hover Color#ff0000
Tumblr Theme: Text - Customization
Headings Color#000
Text Color#000
Links Color#555555
Links Color#ff0000

Format: Photo

Tumblr Theme: Photo - Customization
Photo Background Color#eeeeee
Photo Text Color#000
Photo Band Color#ff0000

Video & Audio

Video and Audio Background Color#1c1c1c
Video and Audio Small Text Color#1c1c1c
Video and Audio Text Color#ccc
Video and Audio Link Color#fff

Format: Link

Tumblr Theme: Link - Customization
Format Link Backgrond Color#e4f8fc
Format Link Text Color#000

Format: Chat

Tumblr Theme: Chat - Customization
Chat Background Color#E9EAEE
Chat Text Color#000

Format: Quote

Tumblr Theme: Quote - Customization
Quote Background Color#fff
Quote Text Color#000


Footer Text Color#000


Selection Text Color#858662
Selection Background Color#fffbc2

    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.


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

Review - Tumblr Theme


March 15, 2016 - 1.2.3
- Post Types CSS Improvements

February 22, 2016 - 1.2.2
- New customization options

January 23, 2016 - 1.2.1
- CSS improvements

November 24, 2015 - 1.2.0
- New Lightbox

October 30, 2015 - 1.1.6
- Scripts, Slick Slider

Format Link:
- Added: Link thumbnail 

October 8, 2015 - 1.1.5
- Dribbble Feed (Update)

October 3, 2015 - 1.1.4
- Header Improvements

September 21, 2015 - 1.1.3
- Minor Bug Fixes

September 8, 2015 - 1.1.2
- Sidebar improvements (animation speed)
- Height of header has been changed on the sub page

September 6, 2015 - 1.1.1
- Format Link Improvements

August 28,  2015 - 1.1.0
- CSS changes
- Scripts have been updated
- New sidebar
- Format Answer

August 3,  2015 - 1.0.6
- Like Button Bug Fixed

June 3 , 2015 - 1.0.5
- Masonry script

May 20 , 2015 - 1.0.4
-Updated jQuery & Infinite Scroll Scripts

May 6 , 2015 - 1.0.3
- Bug fixed (Format Post Image - Google Chrome on the mobile devices)

April 29 , 2015 - 1.0.2
- CSS changes

April 20, 2015 - 1.0.1
- Add new option (Logo Top Margin)
- CSS changes (logo - constant image width has been removed)

April 19, 2015 - 1.0.0