Add Text to GIF Online

Add captions to GIF and customize them as you like right in your browser

Add Text to GIF

Online GIF Editing

No need to download any additional software. Just open your favorite browser and create an animated GIF from scratch or edit the existing one.

Multiple Options

Change your GIF as you like: trim or split it into parts, overlay stickers or text, resize for various screens or needs.

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GIF captioner

Almost everyone uses GIFs — in online communication, this is the easiest way to show a reaction or emotions regarding something. In many cases, there is text over GIFs, as it can provide context or explain the content so it’s easier for viewers to understand the message. Plus, clever or funny text can enhance the humor or wit of the GIF, making it more entertaining.

For these reasons, making GIFs with text became massively popular. Additionally, adding text to GIFs has become accessible to a broader range of users due to the ease of use of online GIF caption makers, image editing software, and mobile apps.

Are you looking for a GIF captioner as well? Try our online tool! It’s an editor where you can easily add text to a GIF and make other visual changes in a matter of minutes. It’s also compatible with various devices, so you can start editing on your phone too!

How to add text to a GIF image

Need help?
Add your GIF
Click "Get started", then upload the GIF you need. You can add it from your device, Google Photos, Google Drive, and Dropbox storage.
Add text
To start editing, first place your assets in the timeline. Shorten the duration if needed so that the project is no longer than 30 seconds. Select any preset from the "Text" tab to add captions to a GIF, then write captions and customize font, color, size, etc. You can crop the GIF and adjust other settings, like speed, color, etc.
Save your GIF
Click "Export" at the top right and choose the "GIF" option. After the file is processed, you can see the final result. If the GIF looks like you want, click "Download" to save it back to your device or cloud storage.
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