GIF Fever: You’ve Never Seen So Many Cute Dogs (And Cats)

By Alyssa Jung

Remember how the Oxford American Dictionary deemed “GIF” its word of the year?

Well, Buzzfeed joined the Graphics Interchange Format craze by compiling “The 40 Greatest Dog GIFs Of All Time.” There are diving corgis, a trampolining bulldog, a dog with serious swag, puppies French kissing and more.

But don’t forget about the cats! Head over here for cat GIFs galore.

So how do you make an animated GIF? lets you upload pictures and creates one for you. Cinegram, an app that one of our editors recommended here also does the trick. If you’re really ambitious, this article gives step by step directions for creating GIFs using Photoshop.

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