Are you wondering how to post GIFs on the Threads app? If so, you’re in the right place! This article will guide you through the process step by step. Let’s get started!

Step 1: Save a GIF to Your Photos

The first step to post a GIF on Threads is to save a GIF to your photos. Here’s how:

  1. Open your browser of choice and navigate to a GIF site like Giphy, Tenor, or GIF Cat.
  2. Find a GIF you want to post on Threads.
  3. Click and hold the GIF (if you’re on an iPhone) and save it to your photos.

Step 2: Check the GIF in Your Photos

Once you’ve saved the GIF to your photos, you should check to make sure it works. If the GIF is moving in your photos, it will work on Threads.

Step 3: Open Threads and Create a New Post

Now that you have a working GIF in your photos, you can post it on Threads. Here’s how:

  1. Open the Threads app.
  2. Create a new post or reply to any post.

Step 4: Link the GIF to Your Post

In your new post or reply, you’ll see a little link button. Click on it to link the GIF to your post.

Step 5: Select the GIF and Post

After clicking the link button, you’ll be able to select the GIF from your photos. Once you’ve selected the GIF, you can post it on Threads.

And there you have it! You’ve successfully posted a GIF on the Threads app.


Posting GIFs on Threads is a simple process that allows you to add a bit of fun and personality to your posts. Remember, as long as the GIF is moving in your photos, it will work on Threads. Happy threading!