An animated GIF is an image with animation, which will be more interesting and easier to get attentions from audiences.
Instead of Photoshop, you can use the following top 10 web apps, which are easier to create animated GIFs online for free:
The Picasion website lets you upload up to 10 images, which you can choose from your computer, import from exist URLs, or take with a webcam.
You can select a size and choose the speed of the GIF animation.
2. Avatar Photo
As one of the best free online avatar generators, the Avatar Photo website offers a lot of different animated effects, such as emotion, slide shows, collages, etc., and you can even create an animated GIF with just one image.
You can upload up to 5 images from your computer or via exist URLs, you can customize the GIFs by choosing the avatar size, changing the animation speed, adding text, and so on.
On the Gickr website, you can upload up to 10 images from computers, Flickr, Picasa, or YouTube videos. And you can also select or customize the size and the speed of the animated GIF file.
Gickr is not available for access via VPN services during my test.
4. OIE Animation Wizard Index
With OIE Animation Wizard Index, you can upload up to 9 images at once, and the largest size of every image is 250px * 250px.
You can choose every uploaded image a transition for next frame, and you can also edit the generated GIF by rotating, adding text, cutting and so on.
On the Gifninja website, you can upload up to 5 images from your computer, you can choose the images one by one, or upload a zip file with them named in order.
The animated GIF size will be 320px * 240px, and you can’t change it, but you can choose the animation speed, and preview the animated GIFs in advance.
With MakeAGif, you can upload up to 12 images from your computer, select the animation speed, and resize the image.
There is no download buttons, you need click the animated GIF and download them by right-click.
On the Loogix website, you can upload up to 10 images from your computer, and you can also select the size and speed.
For the animation, you can choose different effects, such as movement, zoom, shadow and some others.
One special feature of Imator is that you can add empty frames together with the images you upload from your computer, the Flickr or exist URLs. And it seems that you can add as many images and empty frames as you like.
You can also select the GIF size as well as the animation speed.
9. Myspacegens Animated GIF Make
Myspacegens Animated GIF Maker lets you upload up to 50 images from your computer.
You can select or customize the GIF animation size, and you can also click the generated to download it directly.
On the GifMake website, you can upload images up to 1 Mb, you can change the animation loop, and you can also resize the GIF image.
Before generating animated GIFs, you can view your uploaded images in full size on the website.
Among the above 10 websites, Avatar Photo is my favorite, which one is yours? Or do you have any other websites to create animated GIFs? Share with us by adding a comment.