GIFs are a lot of fun, but they’re even more fun when you can make your own. Did you know that you can make your own animated GIF images with one of the many free GIF maker apps available for your iPhone or Android, and then share them instantly?
Animated GIFs have become wildly popular all over social media and even on popular websites and blogs too, but if you’re not too keen on creating them manually (or simply don’t know how), you can download one of the many useful free apps to simplify the process and save time. Many apps also allow you to film right through the app or use existing videos on your device for your GIFs, giving you the opportunity to turn almost anything you want into a GIF – from your vacation videos to the videos you have of your cat.
Here are just four of the great, free GIF maker apps you can get started with right away on your iOS device, like your iPhone or iPad, or your Android device, like those from Samsung, Google, and other makers: