Tumblr to Introduce Mobile Advertising to Help Achieve Profit
Posted: 3/6/2013  |  By: Sarah Frier | Bloomberg
Tumblr Inc., the six-year-old blog network that months ago began letting advertisers pay for prominent placement, expects to make its first annual profit this year after extending the feature to smartphones.

In the first half of this year, companies will be able to promote their posts and blogs to bigger audiences on Tumblr’s mobile application, similar to the way the Web version works, Vice President Derek Gottfrid said in an interview yesterday.