10 Merry Christmas GIFs That Sleigh

Daniella Julius
By Daniella Julius
November 4, 2021 · 5 min read

One of the best things about the holiday season is sharing holiday cheer with your family, friends, colleagues, and customers. Thanks to technology and smartphones, you can now level up your Christmas greetings game and score major holiday points by creating and sharing custom Merry Christmas GIFs

Whether you are a small business owner wishing your customers a happy holiday, a team leader looking to spread a smile on your co-worker’s face or spending the holiday away from your family – Christmas GIFs are the perfect way to share that Christmas cheer. The best part – they take only minutes to create and seconds to personalize for several recipients.

We’re going to break down how easy GIF greetings are to create, how to make them, and give you some extra holiday GIF inspiration. 

Feel free to save and share all ready-made GIFs featured in this article, our GIFt to you.

Happy Holidays and happy GIF-making to all! 

Why Christmas GIFs

When it comes to creating (fun) memories, GIFs are what it’s all about. Making a holiday GIF is a unique way to tell your loved ones, coworkers and clients you’re thinking about them while staying creative and original. From animated Christmas GIFs to Christmas vacation GIFs, the possibilities are endless. 

The great thing about Christmas GIFs is that they’re suitable for anyone. From colleagues and acquaintances, all the way to friends and loved ones, you can create a GIF for virtually anyone you wish to make smile this holiday season. You can make an all-in-one holiday GIF and send it to everyone on your contact list, or go ahead and make everyone you care about their very own Merry Christmas GIF. The choice is yours!

Where to Make a Custom Holiday GIF

​​We decided to make this GIF(t) giving season a little easier for you here at Promo. We went ahead and created a custom Merry Christmas GIF maker for your convenience. Consider it a holiday gift from us to you!

With thousands of Christmas videos and photos to choose from and over 110M additional visual assets, you can easily create your very own Merry Christmas GIF. Our online GIF maker will have your GIF ready in a matter of minutes. You can post them directly to your social media pages or save them and send them to loved ones at any time. 

Pro tip: Our Christmas video collection is now live. You can easily turn any template Christmas video into a GIF. So if you are short on ideas, there are a bunch to use there as well.

10 Christmas GIFs to Inspire You

You already have Merry Christmas GIF ideas in mind, or you might be looking for some inspiration. Whatever the case, we’re going to give those that need a little push in the right direction. We’ve created 10 GIFs using Promo, that you can also save directly from this post and use as much as you’d like.

We’ve also added footage inspiration from our Christmas footage library, which can be easily found when you search “Christmas” in our toolbar. 

1. Animated Funny Christmas GIF 

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2. Baby, It’s Cold Outside GIF

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3. Merry Christmas Cat GIF

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4. Animated Christmas GIF

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5. Christmas Couples GIF

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6. Dachshund Christmas GIF

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7. Happy HOWLidays 

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8. Merry Christmas, Boss

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9. Customer Christmas GIF 

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10. Funny Christmas GIF 

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How to Create a Merry Christmas GIF

Now that you know why and where, we’re going to let you in on how with three easy steps. Here’s how to make the perfect Merry Christmas GIF.

  • Upload Your Video or Choose from Our Library
    Upload your footage to Promo’s online video editor, or choose your Christmas GIF videos and photos from our amazing media library.
  • Add Text to Your Christmas GIF
    Choose the part of the clip you want to turn into a GIF and add your Christmas wishes. Place them anywhere in the frame, adjust the text size, color, and font for your desired result.
  • Publish & Export as GIF
    Once you’ve reached our publish page, choose “export as GIF.” Use the two blue handles to select the perfect trim for your Christmas GIF and crop as needed. Once you’ve got the handles right where you want them, you can trim, download or share your GIF!

Final Words

Now that you know how and where to make Merry Christmas GIFs, the rest is up to you! We encourage you to go wild this holiday season and show your loved ones and customers just how much they mean to you this year! It’s the GIFt that keeps on giving!

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About the author

Daniella Julius

Daniella Julius is a Content Manager at Promo. She is passionate about turning words into accessible content for anyone and everyone to enjoy. When she isn’t reading or writing, she’s probably cooking or soaking up the sun with a delicious cup of coffee!

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