Also question is, can people see private posts on Tumblr?
In general, private posts are only visible toyou,and only while you're logged in to Tumblr. There isonly oneexception -- if the private post is on a group blogandyou've invited other people to contribute, thoseotherpeople will also be able to seethepost.
- Click “Settings” under the Account menu at thetopof the Dashboard.
- Click your secondary blog name in the menu on therightside.
- At the bottom of your blog settings, enable“Passwordprotect this blog.”
- Enter your desired password.
In respect to this, how do I delete a private post on Tumblr?
On the web: Click the gear icon at the bottom ofthepost you want to remove, then choose"Delete."If you want to remove a large number ofposts, werecommend using the Mass Post Editor, whichyou can accesson the right side of the page orviatumblr.com/mega-editor/blogname.
Any posts created on Tumblr,includingreblogs, can be set as private. Privateposts can beseen only by the admins and members of the blog,and are notdisplayed publicly. Private reblogs are usefulfor contentyou only want certain colleagues or employeestoview.