How to embed a .gif file inside a message

This article corresponds to the V2 (Classic) of the app. You can check the equivalent for the new version V3 (Bricks) here

Who does't like GIFs? 😍 Let us show you how to get it done in a very simple way.

There are two ways you can embed an animated gif.    

  1. In a Send a Message block, click the fourth button (Image) and upload a gif from your computer :

Click here:

  1. The other option is to embed:

As an example we are going to use the Embed option from Giphy, however bear in mind that the gif will display the Giphy branding like this when the cursos hovers the gif:

  • Go to the Gif you are interested in and select Embed

  • Click on this option:

  • Select Responsive On:
  • Copy the code from the GIF Embed Code field:

  • Go to Landbot, and create a Send A Message block:
  • Press the HTML Code icon:
  • Now the html tags will be displayed:

  • Between those tags, paste the code from Giphy:

  • Edit the code so the code looks like this:

  • And Press APPLY

That's it! You are good to go 😎

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