Embed a Gif Image


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There are two ways you can insert a GIF into your email campaign:

To insert an animated GIF from Giphy, first add a row to hold the GIF. Next, select the GIFS block in the left-pane menu and drag it to the block you want to work with.

To insert an animated GIF from Giphy

Customize the block:

  • set the width property for the GIF in the block,
  • add alternative text to the image,
  • add a URL to make your GIF a link.
Customize the block

1 — add an animated image using Giphy, 2 — set up image width, 3 — add alt text, 4 — add an URL

To add a GIF, click the Search for gifs with Giphy button in the left pane or in the GIF block in your email. A pop-up window will appear where you can browse trending GIFs in the Giphy library or type in a keyword in the search box to find a specific GIF. Сlick the GIF to add it to your email design.

Finding a GIF image

Finding a GIF image

Here’s an example of an email survey created with animated GIFs from Giphy

Here’s an example of an email survey created with animated GIFs from Giphy

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Key Features of the Selzy Builder
Customize Fonts and Colors in Your Email
Build a Layout Using Rows
Add and Edit Text, Insert Link
Insert an Image
Add Links to Social Media Websites
Embed a Video
Embed a Gif Image
Add a Preheader
Preview Emails Before Sending

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