Karla Tumblr Theme

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Installing and updating a theme

  1. Unzip downloaded package and locate Karla.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 Karla.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



  • On/OffSlider
  • On/OffSlide 1
  • On/OffSlide 2
  • On/OffSlide 3
  • On/OffCategory Boxs
  • On/OffInfinite Scroll
  • On/OffShow Preloader


  • On/OffSidebar
  • On/OffShow Search
  • On/OffShow Menu
  • On/OffShow RSS link
  • On/OffShow Archive link
  • On/OffShow Random link
  • On/OffShow Social Links


  • On/OffFooter Social Icons
  • On/OffShow Footer Menu

    General Posts Options

  • On/OffShow Post Author
  • On/OffDate
  • On/OffTags
  • On/OffNotes
  • On/OffShow EXIF Data
  • On/OffNext Previous Links on Post Page

    Social share

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


  • On/OffShow Author Widget
  • On/OffShow Instagram Feed
  • On/OffShow Dribbble Feed
  • On/OffShow Newsletter
  • On/OffShow Twitter Feed
  • On/OffShow Text Widget

Header Slider

Tumblr Theme: Slider

4 category boxes

Tumblr Theme: Category Images

Sidebar - Turn on

Tumblr Theme: Author

Author widget - Sidebar

Tumblr Theme: Author

Sidebar - Newsletter

Tumblr Theme: Newsletter

Sidebar - Custom HTML block

Tumblr Theme: Custom HTML



Top Background Color#000000
Top Text Color#ffffff


Post Title Color#000000
Text Color#4D4D4D
Post Meta Color#ccc


Sidebar Background Color#f2f2f2
Sidebar Heading Color#000000
Sidebar Text Color#4D4D4D


Footer Background Color#000000
Footer Text Color#ffffff

Format Text

Link Color#276ED3
Link Hover Color#84E4FF
Selection Text Color#ffffff
Selection Background Color#AFB2B2

    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: Rubik:400,700,400italic

Main Font: 'Rubik', sans-serif


MailChimp Form URL

Copy action URL and past to the MailChimp Form URL


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

Review - Tumblr Theme


[1.1.0] - August 17, 2016
### ADDED:
- New option on/off: High res photo in the content 
[1.0.0] - June 10, 2016
- Released