Looking for the perfect GIF to express your emotions? Look no further!
In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to find GIFs on your iPhone using various methods. Whether you want to add some fun to your messages or spice up your social media posts, we’ve got you covered.
Method 1: Using the Messages App
If you frequently use the Messages app, you’ll be delighted to know that it has a built-in GIF search feature. Here’s how you can use it:
- Open the Messages app on your iPhone.
- Select the conversation where you want to send a GIF.
- Tap on the “App Store” icon next to the text input field.
- Tap on the “Images” icon in the bottom-left corner of the screen.
- Type your search query in the search bar and hit enter.
- Browse through the available GIFs, and tap on one to insert it into your message.
Method 2: Using a Third-Party Keyboard App
If you prefer using a keyboard app other than the default one, there are plenty of third-party options that offer built-in GIF search capabilities. Follow these steps:
- Download and install a third-party keyboard app from the App Store (e.g., Gboard, SwiftKey).
- Enable the keyboard app by going to Settings > General > Keyboard > Keyboards > Add New Keyboard, then select your preferred keyboard app.
- Open any app where you can type, such as Messages or Notes.
- Select the keyboard by tapping on the globe or smiley icon on your default keyboard, then choose the third-party keyboard app.
- Tap on the GIF icon within the third-party keyboard app to access its GIF search feature.
- Type your search query, browse through the results, and tap on a GIF to insert it into your text field.
Method 3: Using a Dedicated GIF App
If you’re a true GIF enthusiast, you might find dedicated GIF apps more appealing. These apps provide an extensive collection of GIFs and often offer additional customization options. Here’s how you can use one:
- Download and install a dedicated GIF app from the App Store (e., GIPHY, Tenor).
- Open the app once it’s installed on your iPhone.
- Navigate through the categories or use the search function to find a specific GIF.
- Select a GIF that catches your eye and tap on it to view it in full screen.
- Tapping on “Share” or “Send”, choose an option like Messages or social media platforms to share the GIF with others.
Finding and sharing GIFs on your iPhone is now easier than ever. Whether you prefer using the built-in features of Messages, third-party keyboards, or dedicated apps, you have plenty of options to choose from. So go ahead and add some animated fun to your conversations and social media posts!