Tumblr's Confirmation Modal

August 10, 2017
Modal windows

Tumblr uses a confirmation modal to educate users on the repercussions of deleting a page. Here's what it looks like:

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What we like: firstly, the text here is awesome. Clever, funny, and seemingly appropriate for the general tumblr audience. Secondly, this confirmation modal requires a CTA that involves typing in a username and password, rather than simply clicking a button.

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Something to note: we aren't really sure if it's good or bad, but the decision to implement a full-scren takeover, as opposed to a transparent-background modal window, is definitely noteworthy.