Snapchat: Here’s How to Add a GIF to a Snap

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Did you know that Snapchat allows you to add GIFs to your Snaps? Our guide will show you how this is done.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Snapchat application on iOS.

Step 1: Once you’ve taken a photo or video Snap, tap the stickers icon on the right side of the screen. Note: You can also edit old Snaps that are saved in your Memories.

Step 2: Tap “GIF.” Note: You may also see GIFs below the GIF button. If you want to add one to your Snap, tap it.

Step 3: Tap one of the trending GIFs to add it to your Snap, or type a search query to search for a GIF manually. Note: You can swipe upward on the screen to view more trending GIFs.

Step 4: If you searched for a GIF, tap on a GIF under the “Giphy” section to add it to your Snap. Note: You can swipe left and right under the Giphy section to view more search results.

From there, you can resize, rotate and drag the GIF around the screen to best fit your Snap before sharing it.