After JPEG, GIF is one of the most used picture formats on the Internet. It’s a kind of compressed picture format that converts static images into moving graphics. Twitter now has a built-in feature that allows you to tweet a GIF. So, if you’re trying to figure out how to publish or upload an animated GIF to a single tweet, keep reading!
On the Twitter app, you can add looping animations to your tweets and browse GIFs. Follow the steps outlined below to make a GIF on Twitter.
1. On your iPhone, open the Twitter app.
2. Select the Compose Tweet option (visible as a feather icon).
3. From your phone, tap the GIF symbol.
4. Select the appropriate GIF from your phone’s collection.
5. Allow the GIF to fully connect to your Tweet.
6. If necessary, provide descriptions.
7. To share the GIF, click the Tweet button.
What is the best way to save a GIF on Twitter?
On your iPhone, open the Twitter app.
To capture or upload a picture or video from your phone, click the photo icon in the Tweet compose box.
Click the GIF icon on your phone or computer to search for and upload a GIF from the GIF library.
GIF Library Select a full-size picture or GIF to add to your Tweet. Note that animated GIFs cannot be used in Tweets that include several pictures. In a Tweet, you can only send one GIF.
Add a description to your GIF on Twitter. This feature, also known as alt-text, provides an explanation to make it accessible to even more individuals, such as the blind or visually impaired. Keep your description to a minimum! To send a tweet, click the Tweet button.
How can I share a GIF from my iPhone’s Camera Roll on Twitter?
Allow Access to All Photos To connect an existing iOS Live Photo from your iPhone, tap the Compose Tweet button, choose the Photo option, and then Allow Access to All Photos.
GIF Logo Strike Out To share an iOS Live Photo as a GIF, tap the GIF badge in the lower-left area. It’s possible that the logo may look stroked out.
GIF Logo Visible Remove the logo and your Live Photo will be played as GIFs.
Tap Tweet to publish the GIF that was uploaded to Twitter.
How can you make your own GIF and share it on Twitter?
You may use an existing iOS Live Photo as a Twitter GIF profile image and add it to the tweet, as mentioned above.
What is the maximum size of a Twitter GIF that is acceptable?
When you submit a GIF to Twitter, it is automatically resized and enlarged for display. If you’re uploading a GIF to the web, though, you may upload a file up to 15MB. This size should not exceed 5MB on mobile. Similarly, you may upload up to 5MB of pictures.
GIFs or Twitter GIFs not uploading?
Please note that only GIF, JPEG, and PNG files are accepted by Twitter. It will not work if you upload BMP, TIFF, or other file formats.