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How To Save GIFs From Twitter | Best Method

How To Save GIFs From Twitter | Best Method


So, to save GIFs on Twitter isn’t as hard as you may think. In just a few steps, I’m going to show you how to save GIFs from Twitter with ease.

GIFs in layman terms is usually a loose image file format that supports the use of animated and static images. So when next someone asks you what GIFs are, you know exactly what to say.

It’s not a big deal to save GIFs from Twitter if it’s possible on WhatsApp and other social media platforms then it’s possible on Twitter, but there have been contentions that Twitter GIFs are not real GIF hence, that is why it’s so hard to save GIFs on your device or computer.

The fact is that the GIFs that you see on Twitter are rather small proprietary converted video formats created by Twitter for we all to use.

So, let me show you how to save gifs from twitter.

Steps On How To Save GIFs From Twitter

How To Save GIFs From PC

  1. Sign in to your Twitter account on PC, using google chrome (recommended)

2. Open the tweet page containing the GIF you want to save/copy.

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3. Right click on GIF and tap on ‘copy GIF address’.


4. Copy by tapping on it or press and hold Ctrl + C.

5. Open new tab and search ‘EZGIF.com’.

How to Save GIFs From Twitter

6. Tap on ‘Video To GIF’.


7. Paste the copied GIF address into the empty video URL form field.

8. Click on ‘Upload video’.

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9. Tap on ‘Convert To GIF’.

How to Save GIFs From Twitter

10. Wait for the GIF to complete conversion, then Tap on the save button.

How to Save GIFs From Twitter

Viola! you have finally done it. congratulations, you just saved a GIF on Twitter how do you feel, happy right?

How To Save Gif From Twitter On Android

First off, you need to update your Twitter app to the current version to get all the latest features, visit the Google play store, and get that done.

After you have overcome that little challenge, then proceed to download the Tweet2gif app (recommended), from the google play store.

  1. Open your Twitter App.

2. Explore to the tweet that contains the GIF you wish to save.

3. Tap the share button below the GIF video.

How to Save GIFs From Twitter

4. Tap on ‘copy link to tweet‘.

How to Save GIFs From Twitter

4. Go to the Tweet2gif app you just installed.

5. Paste the copied link.

6. Tap on ‘Download Gif’.

How to Save GIFs From Twitter

You can also proceed to change the download location of the Gif to your desired folder in your phone storage, before you begin downloading.

That’s basically how to save gifs from twitter.

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How do you save GIFs on iPhone from twitter?

Using an iPhone to save GIFs Twitter is not dificult at all, follow these steps.

Open Twitter > Go to the Twitter GIF you wish to save > Tap the downward arrow, at the top-right corner of the tweet > Tap share tweet via > Tap copy link to Tweet > Go to GIFWrapped app on your iPhone > Go to the search box or find where to paste the tweet GIF link you copied > Then, save the GIF that will appear to your iPhone’s picture library.


Twitter GIFs as stated earlier, are not a real GIF but short converted video formats that you can convert to a GIF and save for later use.

Follow my steps above and you will be able to save as many GIFs on Twitter with ease. The process is simple and accurate. I have done it myself, with the screenshots to prove, so you have nothing to worry about.

If there is any other information that you are looking for, just drop a comment in the comment section and you will get a reply and a solution as well.

I hope this article has helped you to know how to save gif from twitter. Thank you for your time, see you next time.

Beejay adoghe I'm Beejay Adoghe, I have always been a lover of tech and gadgets and subsequently, this led to creating a top-notch platform where I could share free basic information about Tech that'll help lots of people fix problems and learn new Techy trends. P.S I love Singing and Playing the piano.


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