The Graphics Interchange Format (better known by its acronym GIF; /ˈdʒɪf/ or /ˈɡɪf/) is a bitmap image format that was introduced by CompuServe in 1987 and has since come into widespread usage on the World Wide Web due to its wide support and portability.The format supports up to 8 bits per pixel for each image, allowing a single image to reference its own palette of up to 256 different colors chosen from the 24-bit RGB color space. It also supports animations and allows a separate palette of up to 256 colors for each frame.
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  • 6 Video Tools to Ignite Your Social Marketing

    … music from another source (such as SoundCloud or YouTube), ensure you have full rights. You may be breaching copyright laws if you don’t fully check the music ownership and third-party sharing rights. #2: Legend to Build Custom GIFs GIFs are images with movement. While there are apps that offer premade GIFs, consider customizing your own…

    Social Media Examiner- 28 readers -
  • 3 Tricks to Get More Clicks From Images in Your Emails

    … you’ve seen at least one email with an animated gif. If not, here’s what one looks like (An animated gif that was used as a header image in an email from PopSugar): Here’s another animated gif in an email. This one’s used as a background image (See the full email here): And just one more… Here’s an animated gif tutorial/promotion for a new…

    Pam Neely/ GetResponse Blogin EMail- 18 readers -
  • 9 Cool Youtube Tools to Boost Your Creativity

    … on their featured videos list on the front page. This is the perfect way of finding out what has been going on lately on the most popular video site on the web. 8. Share Part of the Video: TubeChop With Google Hangouts, videos got longer and (often) cluttered. Great points are lost in between long random video discussions. TubeChop lets you share the actual part…

    Ann Smarty/ Internet Marketing Ninjas Blogin Social- 26 readers -
  • The Best of Copyblogger: 2014 Edition

    … a Million-Dollar Business The Most Popular Podcast Post: The Lede: How to Write a Magnetic Headline (in Under 15 Minutes) The Podcast That Featured the Most Laughter: The Lede: Hangout Hot Seat with Brian Clark The Most Popular Post That Closes with an Animated GIF of Emma Stone: Should Your Site’s Design Be Sexy or Smart? The Post Most Likely…

    Jerod Morris/ Copybloggerin Content Twitter- 16 readers -
  • Using Animated GIFs for Your Blog and Marketing

    … We’re going to look at several ways of creating animated gifs and how we can use them to support the content of our blog. I’ll go over several free online tools that will help you make your gifs. You’ll be creating gifs from images, videos, and even SlideShare presentations in no time. What Are Animated GIFs First, I guess I should offer…

    Brian Hawkins/ Hot Blog Tips- 13 readers -
  • 14 Brands Who Owned Tumblr This Year

    … Tumblr? The brand actually calls its Tumblr blog IBMblr. Creative title aside, IBM has a colorful and informative Tumblr account that does the impossible. It makes learning complex subjects fun through animated visuals and GIFs. For example, take a look at the Ninjas vs. Superbugs page. Essentially, this was IBM’s way of explaining what certain…

    Albert Costill/ Search Engine Journalin Social- 9 readers -
  • Inbound Marketing Trends: December 14, 2014

    … monthly users, YouTube started rolling out a built-in GIF creator, and Google announced their top apps, movies, and music of 2014. This Thursday marked our annual IMPACT holiday party. I'd love to tell you more about it, but what happens at the holiday party, stays at the holiday party... Party aside, we managed to round up an awesome collection…

    Carly Stec/ The IMPACT Blog- 19 readers -
  • Hands-On With YouTube’s New Animated GIF Creator

    … It seems that everyone but Facebook is jumping on the animated GIF bandwagon these days, with YouTube having recently released its own GIF creator to absolutely no fanfare whatsoever. Seriously, you’d figure something like this would come with a big announcement, but the only reason the tech world knows about it is because Andy Baio tweeted…

    Matt Southern/ Search Engine Journalin YouTube- 4 readers -
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