After recently adding live video, ad solutions and two new features allowing you to share your posts faster, Tumblr now also supports Apple Live Photos on its desktop version.
We don’t hear much from Tumblr in terms of new features and other developments. But when we do, they are definitely worth it. Tumblr has always been about being able to share whatever you wanted – pretty much whatever medium you prefer. So, the company is adding Apple Live Photos to its support.
In the announcement for the new feature, Tumblr explained that,
[quote]Live Photos work on the web now. Whenever you see that famous Live Photo icon, click and hold to make them swing.[/quote]
As you will probably notice from the above post, it will not work if the post is embedded. If you click on the post you can see it in its full glory.
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