We’ve seen other attempts at GIF-related conversation in the past (it’s the communication medium of the future, after all), but today Disney has thrown its considerable library behind a new iOS keyboard extension called Disney Gif that allows you to quickly and easily insert some of your favorite Disney characters into your messages in GIF form.
Some of the options that are currently available include Disney, Star Wars, Disney•Pixar, ABC and more. The GIFs are organized in galleries based on both emotion and Disney Film/show. There’s also galleries for featured content, recently added GIFs, and a trending category so you can see what is popular among other users.
Adding GIFs to your texts, e-mails, or any other messaging or social platform that supports animated GIFs is quick and easy, as you can see in the video below:
Disney Gif is available right now for iOS. No Android support is available, which may make some people…
iOS users – Do you want to add some Disney Gifs to your messages? Let us know in the comments below or on your favorite social media site. Maybe send us some gifs?
You can download Disney Gif on iTunes right now, and you can read more about Disney Gif in the full press release below.
Full Press Release
“Disney Gif” Brings Disney, Star Wars, Disney•Pixar and ABC Gifs Directly to Your Mobile Keyboard
Disney Interactive today launched Disney Gif, a mobile keyboard extension that lets users easily send gifs and emojis of their favorite stories and characters via text, email, and other messaging and social platforms. Featuring content from Disney’s “Frozen,” “Star Wars”, ABC’s “Scandal,” Disney•Pixar’s “Inside Out,” classic Disney films, and much more, Disney Gif has something for every fan.
Whether they’re feeling happy, sassy, or villainous, users can find the perfect gif in the keyboard’s curated galleries, which are categorized by emotions and Disney films and shows. More than 200 gifs are live now and more will be coming soon – keep an eye out for new additions in the featured and recently added sections. The trending category will also give users a pulse for Disney Gif’s most popular content.
With this app, Disney is enabling fans to express themselves using beloved Disney characters and stories both through text and email messaging as well as on the increasing number of social platforms that support gif content. Disney emoji have been incredibly popular, with the #StarWarsEmojis generating more than 1 billion impressions on Twitter in the two weeks after their reveal at Star Wars Celebration.Gifs and other social content have also helped grow Disney’s social network, which has more than 1.5 billion “likes” across character and film pages on Facebook. Disney Gif extends these content offerings and makes it even easier for fans to bring them into everyday conversation.