In order to fulfill the basic functions of our service, the user hereby agrees to allow Xiaomi to collect, process and use personal information which shall include but not be limited to written threads, pictures, comments, replies in the Mi Community, and relevant data types listed in Xiaomi's Private Policy. By selecting "Agree", you agree to Xiaomi's Private Policy and Content Policy .

Tips & Tricks

[Tutorial] How to Turn Any YouTube Video Into An Animated GIF.

2017-04-23 07:50:31
2586 15

How to Turn Any YouTube Video Into An Animated GIFThere is a super easy way to make an animated GIF from one of your YouTube videos. Every procedure is done online and instantly, just by changing the URL address. Go through the post to know about it.
The Animated GIFs have been around since 1997. They mix individual images into a single file that plays in a circle and provides sharp bursts of brand-related components. Easily shareable, animated GIFs are experiencing an increase of late as businesses look for new ways to connect with their audiences and add a new dimension to their social media marketing.
Turning a video YouTube in GIF has never been easier and faster. The spread of this “little trick” in relation to one another tutorial that involves downloading of video editing programs, even though simple, is that you do not need to download the video and not install anything on your computer. Every procedure is done online and instantly, just by changing the URL address.

Step 1. Use your browser to locate the video on YouTube that you want to convert to an animated GIF. Go to the YouTube video you want to transform into GIF.

Step 3. In the address bar, add “gif” to the beginning of the URL. I am taking the movie trailer of Gamer to make it clear to you, Just add “gif” Just before the original link using my example, I’ll use the address bar to turn:

And hit “Enter”.
Step 4. You will be automatically redirected to the new window.

Step 5. Use the slider selects the portion of the video you wish to convert, Select the duration (up to roughly 15 seconds), add a title and Click “Create GIF”

Step 6. All done your GIF is ready, you can now easily share your created GIF on Facebook with the provided link as shown in Screenshots.

Second tricks
Well, users need to visit this website if they want to turn their favorite youtube videos into Animated gifs. Users don’t need to do any URL edit, just visit the website and follow the steps.
Step 1. First of all, you need to visit from your internet browser, and you will see the screen like below.

Step 2. Now you need to paste the URL of YouTube video. You will see the screen like below. Wait for few seconds, and your video will be loaded.

Step 3. You won’t get many options to create a gif. However, users can set the start time and can also set the GIF Length.

Step 4. Now you need to hit the “Create gif” button and wait for few second until the website process your request.

Step 5. Now you will get to see your GIF, and you can directly share the GIF to Facebook, Twitter from the site itself. Or else simply right-click on the GIF and then select the option “Open Image in New Tab.”

That’s it! You are done, this is how you can turn the youtube video into an animated Gif.


Number of participants 1 Experience +10 Pack Reason

View Rating Log

2017-04-23 07:50:31
Favorites10 RateRate

Grandmaster Bunny

V. Saran | from Redmi Note 3


Thanks for the info
2017-04-23 08:37:10
V. Saran

Rookie Bunny

iqbalsinghv | from Mi 4i


very nice information. Thanks for the share
2017-04-23 08:57:16

Advanced Bunny

BJK Prasad | from Redmi Note 3


Yummily great share.
2017-04-23 09:12:52


R0user |


That's quite nice, thanks for taking time to share with us
2017-04-23 09:26:56

Super Moderator

lungkhim7 Author | from Redmi 3S


That's quite nice, thanks for taking time to share with us

thanks for the appreciation. I am pleased
2017-04-23 10:18:37

Master Bunny

7143shafeek | from Redmi Note 3


very useful
2017-04-23 10:41:29

Read Only

paramasivam.p | from app


Super ji very useful
2017-04-23 11:58:38

Pro Bunny

Niraj Kumar Tiwari | from Redmi 4A


thanks bro
2017-04-23 12:28:28

Rookie Bunny

1689321237 | from Redmi 4A


Thanks for the info
2017-04-23 13:41:39

Rookie Bunny

1590007760 | from app


Thanks for the info.
2017-04-23 14:04:47
please sign in to reply.
Sign In Sign Up


Super Moderator

3 Days Check-In
7 Days Check-In
21 Days Check-In
40 Days Check-In
70 Days Check-In
100 Days Check-In
Xiaomi 7th Birthday
Fitness Guru
June-100 replies in a month
Aug-100 replies in a month
Sep-100 replies in a month
Oct-100 replies in a month
Nov-100 replies in a month
Dec-100 replies in a month
100 ответов в декабре
Newbie Member
2018 New Year Medal
MIUI Instagram
MIUI Beta Tester
Mi Community Updater
Color Our Planet Game
The Motivator
MIUI Subscriber
MIUI 8th Anniversary
Eid Mubarak
5 Million Registered Users
Mi Music: 20 FREE Downloads
Ringtones Mania
10 Million Downloads
Throwback With Mi 2018
Xiaomi's 9th Birthday
9 Years of MIUI
Dark Mode

Read moreGet new
Copyright©2016-2019, All Rights Reserved
Content Policy
Quick Reply To Top Return to the list