Before converting any video into animated GIF, you will have to consider what kind of video, I mean where is the video. Either it is online on YouTube or Vimeo or any other online platform or it is offline in your computer or smartphone.
First I will tell the way to do it for offline video, means videos which are residing locally in your computer.
Just follow the steps below one by one:
Step 1: First fire up your internet browser and hit ezgif.com/video-to-gif (or directly click this blue highlighted link)
Step 2: Click on the browse button to locate and select your desired video to convert it to animated GIF and hit the Upload button
Step 3: On the same page have patience for sometime while the system accepts your video file.
Step 4: Select your desired start and end time of the video and click on the Convert to GIF
Step 5: In the output section you can crop, resize, optimize, add effects, speedup, split or write before you convert the video to animated GIF.
Step 6: Finally, to download your animated GIF file, click on the save button.
And that’s it, you are done.
Next, how about “How to convert YouTube videos or any other online videos to animated GIF?”
Well, lets learn that as well.
Unlike the local videos which takes time to upload and convert from your computer, online videos are much faster to convert to animated GIF. Here the only thing that you will need is the video url. Lets take an example for a YouTube videos
Follow the below steps one by one:
Step 1: Type gifyoutube.com (or directly click the blue highlighted link) in your internet browser.
Step 2: Next get the YouTube video link that you want to convert it to animated GIF.
Step 3: Paste the link in the field “Paste YouTube URL” and click “CREATE GIF”.
Step 4: Configure your GIF before downloading with the inbuilt settings like start time, end time, GIF length, title, captions, and caption fonts.
Step 5: Hit the create GIF button and you are done to download the GIF animated file.
That’s it, it’s as easy as drinking water when you are thirsty.