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A SHORT HISTORY OF GIFS TOLD IN….GIFS
The GIF, or graphics interchange format, was invented by Steve Wilhite to send images on the internet.
Netscape Navigator 2.0 was released and allowed for GIFs to be played on loop.
Tumblr brought the rise of GIFs as a form of artistic expression
Giphy creates a search engine for GIFs for use on platforms such as Instagram, TikTok and Snapchat
You brought buzz and excitement to their brand with custom GIFs like these:
- Choosing a selection results in a full page refresh.
- Press the space key then arrow keys to make a selection.