WordPress is great platform for the bloggers to publish beautiful contents. Earlier WordPress had introduced Publicize, the feature that allow the connection of the blog with social media sites like of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn for instant share on them. Now WordPress announced the instant sharing of the posts to Tumblr by making connection with the WordPress blog, like the other social platform.
As Tumblr has many millions of visitors with billions of posts, this will help WordPress blogger to give more exposure to their blog, reaching another larger set of audience.
Connect the blog with Tumblr account by going sharing on setting page of your blog. Click 'connect to Tumblr', they will ask to give authorization as show below-
Grant access to WordPress by clicking on the 'Allow' on Tumblr, where you got redirected for Authorization connection. After the authorization you will be back to WordPress setting, where you will ask to select the blog (i you have more than one on Tumblr) to which you want to post the automatically, you can select only one. The setting can be changes later by revoking access, with disconnect and even blog of Tumblr can be changed with 'set options'available under Tumblr connection.