Online GIF Maker

Create your own animated GIFs with PixTeller's online GIF maker completely free! Personalize any pre-made animated GIF template, or make your custom GIF animation from scratch.

The GIFs made with PixTeller animation editor are downloadable in high quality, and free of watermarks, making our tool ideal for content creators, small businesses and even developers. It doesn't matter if you need a GIF for personal or business needs, our GIF maker editor offers simple, yet powerful customization options. With PixTeller, creating GIFs is now fast, fun, and accessible!

Design an Animated GIF

The Only GIF Maker That Lets You Create Unique Custom Animations

Create a simple, yet powerful custom animated GIF from static graphic elements to frame by frame video motions. All thanks to PixTeller's free GIF maker. With an innovative animation editor, that is very easy to use, anyone can now take full advantage of the benefits that animated GIFs increase in social media engagement.

Free Pre-Made Animated GIF Templates Customizable in Minutes

You don't need technical or design skills to personalize any of our pre-designed animated GIF templates in PixTeller GIF maker editor. With the help of carefully shaped templates, all you have to do is to make some small adjustments to any of them - like changing text, colors, photos, shapes, saving and rendering. You'll have your own animated GIF in minutes.

Use PixTeller and have lovely and inspiring animated GIFs ready to be embedded in your emails, website, online shops and blogs, or even share them on your social media channels.

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How To Make a GIF in 5 Steps

  1. Choose a Pre-Made Animated GIF Template

    Browse through our list of professionally pre-designed animated GIF templates, filter them by size or category, and select the one that is closer to your needs. Click the Use button to open the GIF maker editor, and you are ready to go.

  2. Update Words, Pictures and More

    Personalize the GIF with your own text. Select and replace the images, illustrations and even shapes according to your personal or business needs in just a few clicks.

  3. Customize with Your Own Colors, Fonts and Filters

    Update the GIF design colors of the background, text and even shapes with your favorite personal or branded palette, and give a personal touch to your GIF design.

  4. Update the Frame Properties for Unique Video Motions

    Switch to animate mode and check the timeline located on the GIF maker editor bottom. You can customize each element frame by changing the properties.

    Keep in mind that between each two frames, with different properties and filter values, a video motion is created for your GIF. Plus, you can also adjust the element motion acceleration.

  5. Save and Render to Download Your Custom GIF

    Once you've finished to animate, you can Save and Render your design. The rendering process may last a few seconds up to a few minutes depending on the animation length, resolution, complexity and your internet connection.

    Once your animation is rendered, you can Download it as an animated GIF. Then use, edit and share it, at any moment and on any device directly from your browser.

  6. Note: Using PixTeller's GIF maker editor, you can also create your own animated GIFs for personal, business or even just for fun, from scratch. Simply open the editor, start combining colors, words, photos, icons, illustrations, then adjust the element frame properties and values to create unique video motions fast and easy. You've got the power!

GIF Maker Features

  • Layouts

    Professional Made Layouts

    You can pick and "USE" any editable GIF template that fits your needs. Customize them to perfectly fit your visual preferences.

  • Frame by Frame Timeline

    Frame by Frame Timeline

    Create custom, frame by frame tailored animations using the PixTeller GIF Editor timeline. Any video motion is automatically created between two instances.

  • Multiple Pages

    Multiple Pages

    Create a multi page design that will help you create a meaningful slideshow picture or animation. Clone a page or start with a blank one to have a different slide.

  • Layers


    Each element is a layer that can be either locked into position, made visible or hidden.

    You can also change its position in relation to the other layers - above or below them. You have total control over your GIF's design elements.

  • Download

    Download as MP4 video or GIF

    Save the animation as MP4 video or GIF, depending on your needs. Any of them can be shared on social media or embedded on a webpage.

    Also you can quickly set a new size for your GIF on download by keeping the aspect ratio.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What size do you recommend for my GIF?

    There really is no recommended size, as it all depends on where you want to post the GIF. If you want to go for a safe size, you can use any square dimension like 1080×1080 pixels for your GIF animation.

    You can also resize the GIF on download without you having to create a different one just for this. We've got you covered.

  • Where can I use my animated GIF?

    You can post your animated GIF on any major social media site, on your blog, website, e-commerce website, and even on your email headers.

  • Can I share an editable version of my GIF with someone?

    You can share your custom GIF with others by providing them the animation design source URL. They can USE it as a template, and start their own animated GIF based on your design.

  • Can I share my GIF on Giphy?

    Why not? If this is what you want, you can share your animated GIF to Giphy - but make it great to attract views, engagement and a lot of comments.

  • Can I edit my animated GIF after download?

    You can edit your GIF whenever you want. Just click the Edit button to open the GIF maker editor, make the graphic changes, switch to animate mode and customize the video motions. In the end, save and render and you're done.

    If you want to keep the original version of your animated GIF, click the Use button.

  • Is the GIF maker tool free?

    Yes, the GIF maker tool is Free for everyone. For free users, some advanced features and resources are not available.

    Also, there is a limit of how many GIFs can be created per month for the Free and Pro accounts. More details can be found on the pricing page.

  • Can I set the GIF quality and size on download mode?

    You can resize the GIF for download and also set de quality in frames per second. For GIFs, you can only set the framerate: 5, 10 or 15 FPS (frames per second). This is a useful option, as many sites only accept a maximum file size and dimensions.

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GIF Maker Tool Reviews

  • Serghei P.
    Serghei Designer
    My favorite little trick is layering an image, playing with the animation timeline, and downloading it as a GIF. And then I've got a quick video for Instagram or Facebook. GIF maker
  • Greg C.
    Greg Influencer
    Free - this is why I like Pixteller. It has excellent tools, such as animation and gif creation, transparent backgrounds, image resizing, large stock photo library, and they are all very easy to use. GIF maker
  • Greg C.
    Sole CEO
    I use PixTeller for everything, from business material to GIFs and short videos. It is perfect for my small company as I can attract more clients with this great tool. GIF maker

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Used by thousands of people, PixTeller GIF creator is the best tool online, where you can create your own personalized animated GIF by adding beautiful transitions frame by frame in minutes. It's yours to play with, so enjoy!

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