A Complete Guide to Convert Twitter Video to GIF

Found a crazy video on Twitter that you want to save as a GIF? In this article, you are going to learn everything that is needed to download videos from Twitter and then convert the Twitter videos to GIFs. Continue reading for more information.

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Jane Zhou

Updated on Feb 20, 2024

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Are you a big-time Twitter user? If you are, I'm sure you know by now that you cannot download a video or a GIF from Twitter, and that is agonizing! But it ends today!

We've got a few amazing ways with which you can download the videos as well as convert those Twitter videos to GIFs. Wanna know how? This article is all about it. Continue reading to learn how you can convert a Twitter video to a GIF.

How to Save A Video from Twitter

You can't download a video that you see on Twitter, unfortunately. The option should have been enabled by default as it is not a video-sharing platform, and most of the videos on Twitter are not licensed. Still, Twitter doesn't let users download the video they see by default.

But that is not true anymore because you can download the Twitter videos you see using EaseUS Video Downloader. Not only can you download videos from Twitter, but you can also download videos from YouTube, Facebook, TikTok, and thousands of other websites. It supports download resolutions up to 8K, and you can download video files in bulk.

Using EaseUS Video Downloader, you can also download audio or music from audio-sharing websites.

Unlike other programs on the internet, where you have to be cautious about whether or not they are infected with malware, the situation is not the same with EaseUS Video Downloader. It is built by the EaseUS team, which has launched many PC software products for creating partitions, backing up and restoring, and much more for nearly two decades.

Now, if you want to try it out, let me tell you that EaseUS Video Downloader is available on both Mac and PC.

Here are some additional features of EaseUS Video Downloader:

  • Download the video file as an MP3
  • Supports multiple video file formats
  • Download videos directly from the results

Step 1. Open EaseUS Video Downloader on your computer. By default, you're stay on the Quick Search Page, from where you can copy and paste the URL of your wanted video into the Search bar and click "Search." 

paste the URL of your wanted video into the Search bar

Step 2. You'll get a video and its download button. Just click the "Download" button to start downloading the video.

 start downloading the video

Step 3. In the pop up window, you can speficy the output quality and format of your video. Also, you can customize the output path. After making changes, click "Download" to start downloading.

customize the output

Step 4. Wait for the download to complete. After that, you can click on the "Open" button to open the video on your computer or find the downloaded items in the Finished library. 

Wait for the download to complete

Disclaimer: EaseUS does not advocate downloading any copyrighted content from Twitter for commercial intentions. Before you download videos, you'd better check whether it's legal to download Twitter videos.

How to Convert Twitter Video to GIF on Computer

Now that you have downloaded EaseUS Video Downloader, you can convert your video files to GIFs using EaseUS Video Converter.

The EaseUS Video Converter is another software developed by the EaseUS team that is loaded with features. Here are some of them:

  • Convert video files without sacrificing quality - If you've ever used another developer's video converter, you've probably noticed that converting videos results in a loss of quality. It is not the case with EaseUS Video Converter.
  • Compress video files for social media - You can also compress videos for social media or email using EaseUS Video Converter for easy shareability.
  • Edit your videos - EaseUS Video Converter is packed with a video editor to make changes to your video files and also to select a portion of your video to create GIFs.
  • Upscale videos using AI - Using powerful AI technology, EaseUS Video Converter can upscale your old videos to 1080p or even 4K, transforming all of your old memories into high definition.

Now, follow these steps to convert videos with ease:

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Video Converter on your computer. Choose "GIF Maker" from the left menu. 

Choose GIF Maker

Step 2. Click "Add File" to import the video you wish to convert. Once you select wanted video files, click "Open" to import them.

Add files

Step 3. Then, you can drag the slider to set how long you want the gif to conitue. In the settings on the right, you can set the start and end time, choose optimize output size and frame rate, and add text to your GIF. At the bottom of the screen, you can click the file icon to select the storage path you prefer. Once completed, click "Create GIF."

Customize the settings

Step 4. Next, EaseUS Video Converter will start making GIF for you. Wait for the process to complete, and then you can check converted files from the folder you set. 

Conversion completed

How to Convert Twitter Video to GIF Online

Do you want to convert the Twitter video to a GIF online? We've got you covered here too! We've selected the best online tool that you can use to convert your Twitter videos to GIFs. They are:

  1. Ezgif
  2. Online converter
  3. Clideo
  4. Twitter Video Downloader


Here is one of the best online video converter tools you can use to convert Twitter videos to GIFs: Ezgif.

Step 1. After opening EZGIF, select "Videos to GIF."


Step 2. Upload the Twitter video and click on "Upload video!"

Step 3. Once the video is uploaded, change the "Start" and "End" times of your video and select the start and end times of your GIF file.

start and end time

Step 4. After you are done, click on "Convert to GIF!"

Online converter

Creating a GIF with the online converter is a little bit strange—not because it is bad, no, not at all! But the "GIF converter" option is placed under "Image converter." But that is why we are here for you, right? To help you do things easier! So, here's how to convert your Twitter videos to GIFs:

Step 1. Open Online Converter, and then click on the drop-down menu under "Image Converter."

image converter

Step 2. Click on "Choose file" and then go to the destination where you have your video file saved that you want to turn into a GIF file. Select it.

choose files

Step 3. Finally, click on "Start" to download the GIF file.


Clideo is a very straightforward tool to turn your Twitter videos into GIFs. Let me show you:

Step 1. Open Clideo's "Loop Video."

Step 2. Click on "Choose File."


Step 3. Click the "Infinity" icon on the right window.

click infinity

Step 4. Finally, hit the "Export" button.

Twitter Video Downloader

If you simply want to add a GIF that you found on Twitter to the Gallery so that you can share it with your friends and family later. Twitter Video Downloader is just right for you then

Here's how to download a GIF that you found on Twitter:

Step 1. Copy the GIF's link from the Twitter.

copy link

Step 2. Open your browser and open the Twitter Video Downloader.

Step 3. Paste the link that you copied and click on "Download."

choose download

Step 4. Now click on "Download Video."


So, we showed you how you can download videos from Twitter. We recommended some great tools to do that and also to convert the video files into GIFs. We also showed some amazing online websites that let you convert the video files into a GIF file on the fly.

This has been a very in-depth article that you aren't going to find anywhere on the web. Now what are you waiting for? Go to your Twitter feed and download videos using the tools we mentioned and turn them into a GIF file.

Twitter Video to GIF FAQs

Here are some answers to your questions about converting Twitter videos to GIFs.

1. How can I download GIFs from Twitter?

You can use EaseUS Video Downloader or an online tool to download a GIF from Twitter and then save it to your gallery.

2. Can you download a video from a tweet?

Yes, you can download a video from a tweet. Downloading a GIF or a video using EaseUS Video Downloader or an online tool is the same.

3. How can I save a video from Twitter to my camera roll?

First, download the video, then export it to your phone using a USB cable. If you are in an Apple ecosystem, you can airdrop files between your Mac and iPhone.

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