Twitter Now Supports GIFs
Twitter gave its users a GIFt on Wednesday.
The company announced that GIFs, the animated images on continuous loop, can now be shared and viewed on Twitter’s iPhone, Android and web versions
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GIFs will now appear in your timeline with a play button, like other video content. You can upload GIFs through the gallery button under the text box in the same way you upload a photo
— Twitter Support (@Support) June 18, 2014
Twitter users can’t share video on Twitter unless it’s shared through Vine, so GIFs are the first video-type content available to regular users (non-advertisers). Users could previously share GIFs to the service through Twitpic, but the new GIF support feature seems to have eliminated Twitpic’s full functionality with Twitter.com Read more…
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