Tumblr co-founder and CEO David Karp spoke with AdAge about the service’s monetization plans, and the answer should make Tumblr’s users happy. Instead of slapping a bunch of ads on people’s tumblogs, which Karp says would make the network profitable almost immediately, the Tumblr team will focus on rolling out more features to help creatives gather attention or create better things, similar to the Highlight feature that the company previously released.

[Source: AdAge]