Insert a GIF in a Post

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There are three ways to add a GIF to a post:

  • Insert a GIF from your computer using the Camera icon in the Share Something toolbar
  • Drag and drop a GIF from your computer into a post
  • Insert a GIF from GIPHY.com

This article also covers how to create a GIF and delete a GIF.

Insert GIF Using Camera Icon

  1. Place your cursor in the location where you intend to upload the GIF.
  2. Select the Camera icon from the toolbar at the bottom of the post.
  3. Upload a GIF from your computer (note there is a file size limit of 30 MB).

Drag and Drop GIF from Computer to a Post

  1. Using your mouse, drag desired GIF(s) from computer into desired location within post (blue line indicates location).
  2. Let go of the mouse. Once the progress bar disappears, your GIF(s) has been uploaded!

Insert a GIF from GIPHY.com

  1. Navigate to GIPHY.com, and click on the desired GIF.
  2. Copy the url, and paste it into the body of the post.
  3. The link will become a gif. You may now publish your post.

How to Create a GIF

There are many ways to create a GIF. Here are just a few ideas to get you started:

How to Delete a GIF

  1. Navigate to the post or comment, and click Edit.
  2. Select the GIF by clicking on it.
  3. The GIF will be highlighted with a blue border.
  4. Press Delete or Backspace on your keyboard.
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