GIPHY is your preferred place for the favorite GIFs & Animated Stickers on the internet. Discover everything from all types of GIFs.
In 2013, Giphy was founded and it was just a simple search engine for gifs. The website’s first major product integration was with Facebook. Quickly, soo after Twitter was added as the second integration. According to the most recent data from Crunchbase, Giphy had raised $150.9 million across five rounds, backed by funders.
In 2020, Facebook will acquire Giphy, the web-based animated gif search engine and platform provider. Facebook confirmed that the deal is worth around $400 million. Giphy has grown to be a main source for shareable, high-engagement content, and its cute animated response gifs are available across other social media.