When it comes Twitter, Reaction GIFs is something that we cannot find anywhere else that you can used to answer messages and opinions without typing. Twitter has its own engine that is so powerful that fetches GIFs from all over the internet and allows you to find relevant GIF without any efforts.
However, some GIFs are so interesting that any one wants to keep it and save it so they can share with their loved ones while texting. But keeping number of GIFs saved is not even solution too. Also, if you try to save GIF by right clicking on the desktop site it just allows you to copy URL but you cannot copy or download GIF to your PC.
Twitter Video to GIF:
Actually when anyone uploads a GIF on twitter, the GIF will automatically converted into Video. So technically it’s GIF but twitter shows it as Video. So that’s the reason why when you right click on Twitter GIF instead of showing “Save Image” option it displays “Save Video” option.
The reason why Twitter converts GIF into video is because video files can be easily compressed and occupies less space on server. Because twitter doesn’t allowed you to directly download your favorite GIFs to your PC. You have to use a trick to do the same.
Here is the simplest way to save a Twitter GIF to your PC.
- Login to your Twitter account and open the post from which you want to copy GIF.
- Now Right click on the GIF and copy Video URL.
- After that, go to https://ezgif.com
- Select Video to GIF from the Top menu.
- Paste the copied GIF Video URL into the URL Box.
- Now click on upload Video.
- Click on “Convert to GIF” and it will create GIF from the video.
- Simply right click on the converted GIF and save it to your PC.
You did it! Now you can use this GIF anywhere on the Web. But keep in mind that if you upload this GIF to twitter than twitter will automatically convert it back to Video.
So, if this EZGif, doesn’t work for you then don’t worry there are lots of other website too. Such as…
And many others!
So this is the easiest way to save gifs from twitter even if you doing same thing using your smartphone. But if you are Android user there is one app in Google Play Store named “Tweet2GIF”. By following same steps using Twitter app and pasting video URL into Tweet2GIF app you will able to do same thing using your Android smartphone.