Can I Haz Embedded Giphy GIFS

CogDog says I can. But WTF does he know?

Okay, let’s try. I find a GIF on giphy.

I put it’s web address as plain text on a blank like


Sarah Jessica Parker Hbo GIF by Divorce - Find & Share on GIPHY


The visual editor does not show me a preview like other embedded media, but the Preview buttons shows me the GIF. Oh wait, it does when I press RETURN after the URL.


Viceland GIF by MOST EXPENSIVEST - Find & Share on GIPHY

This could be TROUBLE


Trouble GIF - Find & Share on GIPHY

Mary Kate And Ashley Olsen Story Of Our Lives GIF - Find & Share on GIPHY

The other way to put GIFs into my blog is to upload it as an image, but as some guy explains below, be sure to use the Full Size option in the media box.


Here is one I am uploading. I like catz.

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