How to Create a GIF With Your iPhone

Buckle up, Buttercup, because I’m about to get suuuuuper techy up in here!

Just kidding, I’m going to show you how you can create a GIF using only your iPhone…no tech degree required!

*OK, but let’s be honest…does anyone know the correct way to spell, let alone pronounce, GIF?!* 

Moving on…

Here’s how you can get started making your own GIFs:

1. Record a video on your phone

2. Trim it to be 2 seconds long

3. Crop to your desired size dimension

4. Upload video to

5. Download as a GIF, save, and copy to your Stories

*Watch this video for a visual walkthrough of how you can create a GIF on your own iPhone!*

Voilà! In just 5 steps, you’ve created a fun way to add flare to your Instagram Stories.

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