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Thursday, January 23, 2014

A GIF from Pinterest

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The well-timed GIF may be the greatest thing to have happened to the internet since emoticons, and lots of people have said they’d love to see playable GIFs on Pinterest. Starting today, we support GIFs in all their animated glory! There are already tens of millions of GIF Pins and a million people a day see at least one GIF on Pinterest, so there are plenty to choose from. Go ahead and send your friend a bit of midday hilarity or start collecting all your favorite GIFs, so you’re armed and ready to unveil them when you’re in the mood for a good laugh. For starters, you’ll be able to play your GIFs on the web, but we’ll be sure to bring them to your mobile soon.

Need a little inspiration? We’ve got GIFs to help you:

1. Learn the fine art of beardery

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Look how awesome my beard is on beards

2. Keep up that new year’s resolution

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The Foam Rolling You Should Be Doing (But Probably Aren’t) on Healthy and Happy-ness

3. Use the force

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8-Bit GIFs of iconic scifi and fantasy films on Geek

4. Tour a city you’ve always wanted to visit

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London on England the Beautiful

5. Become a kitchen ninja

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Speed Potato Peeling on Kitchen Tips & Tricks

6. Pass along must read articles

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This Is How Your Best Friend Makes Life Better on Reading List

7. Never take a blurry photo again

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Insanely steady camera image stabilizer on don’t blink

8. Relive every second of the game

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Takeaways from Seahawks’ Win over Rams on Seahawks

9. Stay up-to-date on all the celebrity gossip

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Jennifer Lawrence Photo Bombing Taylor Swift on Laugh Until Your Sides Hurt

10. Prepare for the next Beyoncé album

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15 Beyoncé GIFs You Need To See Right Now on BEYONCE

- Ludo, a software engineer, currently pinning to Cat for any occasion