The tumbleplate is the simple basis of any good tumblr theme.
Avoid slow setup times by developing your custom theme fast.

Jumpstart your tumblr theme

Post Type Support

Support for all of tumblr’s post types including but not limited to Text, Photo, Photoset, Panorama, Quote, Links, Dates, Notes, Video, Audio, & Chat.

HTML5 Based

Based on the HTML5 boilerplate the tumblr boilerplate adopts the framework including Eric Meyer’s ever popular CSS reset.

Optimized for Speed

No more clutter most frameworks include. This is all you need to have a functional theme. Just add your own flair!