In the online money making sections, you can read many things about social networks, like Twitter, Facebook, but the Tumblr not mentioned so much as the others. I think every tumblerer want to make some money, not really big shots, just a bit pocket money. You can easily do that. But keep in mind, Tumblr is not for money, it is for entertain, don't rely on money so much, beacuse people visit tumblr just for fun.
1. Thing: Don't be spammy! Tumblr will kill you for that! Always keep the rules, don't spam, don't force to click on ads, be natural, many people use tumblr for money making, but some of them, do some faults, like spam, they always got banned instantly.
2. Don't use affilate links, forced Pop Ups, and Mobile redirect, for these things you will get banned.
3. Try to fight to keep your blog, If you got banned, try to ask the tumblr's support to unbann you - then you will be a good boy, won't make mistakes , etc. Be creative! Don't lose your work, always fight for it.
In the next article I will show you how can you make money, which type of methods, and ads.