Digital Design Trends: Create an Animated GIF for Social Media

Nana Dooreck, UX Designer | Writer | Explorer

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6 Videos (17m)
    • Introduction

    • History in a Giffy

    • Using the Animator

    • Create a Facebook GIF

    • Preview & Share Your GIF

    • Final Tip & Next Steps


About This Class

Nana Dooreck, founder of Rubicore Designs, teaches students how to create animated GIFs using a simple online platform in just a few minutes. The best part? You don't need to own or have any prior knowledge of complex graphic design programs like Photoshop or After Effects.


This class is perfect for small business owners or social media marketers who want to improve their online presence through engaging animated posts. No design skills are necessary for this course.

Here's what you'll learn:

  • Benefits of using GIFs
  • A brief history of GIFs
  • Where to download free GIFs
  • How to create your own using Canva
  • How to view and share your GIF online

5 of 5 students recommendSee All

To the point and helpful. Thank you. New knowledge learned - giphy site. Am gonna use it! Thank you Eswar Anandan`
Such a fun and easy-to-follow class! I never knew creating Gifs could be so easy! Highly recommended.
Rebecca Livermore

Blogger, Author, Content Manager

I always thought you had to be a designer to design a GIF, but now I can create eye-catching images on social media to supplement my content. Thanks for the great class, Nana!
Sophia Le

Email Persuasion Engineer





Nana Dooreck

UX Designer | Writer | Explorer

I am a UX designer with a background in psychology. I help companies improve their user engagement and retention through research and proven design principles.

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