Want to use animated GIF image as your Facebook status update or a comment? Here are five simple steps on how to do it.
How to post animated GIF image on Facebook
- Find an animated GIF image from any external websites — For example Giphy, Imgur, Tumblr and etc.
- Right-click on the animated GIF image.
- Click on the option to copy the link to the image or save the image address. Example of the link is
- Paste the link into your Facebook Update Status box.
- Click Post.
Note: If your autoplay setting for Facebook video is set to enable, the GIF image will auto-play after you post. If it is set to disable, you can click on the picture (indicate by a white circle at the center of the picture) to play it.