Issues with Importing Tumblr Blog

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    The blog I want to import used to have a custom domain which I have removed and connected to my wordpress. But when I go to import the tumblr blog it still says that it has the custom domain.

    The blog I need help with is


    Hello @tcwikina,

    I am afraid you are in the wrong forum for your query.

    It is likely your site is likely to be using the open source WordPress software. Getting to will help you find both the support and documentation for the version of WordPress you are using. Alternatively, you can take this question directly over to the support forums:

    These forums are for hosted sites only. Since we do not have access to self-hosted sites, the forums (where you are posting now) will be unable to provide any direct assistance to your issue. (where you are now ) and WordPress are separate entities with different documentation and support forums. You can learn more about that in the following support guide:

    Hope you find the help you need in the forums. All the best.



    It’s for my blog

    That other address is the custom domain I mapped to my WordPress blog.


    Hello @tcwikina,

    Thank you for confirming the above information. So to be clear the site you need a Tumblr import is for and the custom domain that was mapped to it was

    All Tumblr import related queries for sites are requested to be tagged for staff members. The reason being they will be able to look into the backend and recommend the further steps.

    I have tagged this post for staff’s attention. Someone from the staff will reach you shortly and assist you with it.

    All the best.


    Howdy –

    I can see that you linked with your premium plan and domain mapping but the process is not finished. The name servers on are still pointed to GoDaddy. They need to be pointed to I think this will fix your issue.

    See step #2 here:

    The Tumblr and accounts will both need to be authorized so you can use the Tumblr import tool.



    Thank you!!



    It does take a while for the mapping process to complete. Thanks for the feedback!

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