Topic: gifs

Saucy TV Ad Gets Viral Boost After Being Made Into an Animated GIF Who needs audio and bad copy?

How do you get your ad to the top of Reddit? Try erasing all the audio and bad copywriting, leaving only a few silent scenes of a sweaty, stripping tutor. At…

January 30, 2014, 11:42 AM EST

There's Now an Awards Show Honoring the Best Animated GIFs 'A medium, social commentary and art form'

Proving yet again that there's no creative endeavor too specific to merit its own awards show, CP+B Los Angeles has launched the .GIFYs, honoring animated GIFs "as a medium, social…

January 23, 2014, 10:35 AM EST

Why Brands Should Be Wary of Animated GIFs You'd need releases from actors, copyright holders and GIF creators

Attention brands in social media: Just because you can now use animated GIFs on Facebook doesn’t mean you actually should use animated GIFs on Facebook. Or, to be more specific,…

August 30, 2013, 1:47 PM EDT