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This article was published on January 12, 2016


There are new secret Slack Giphy commands, good luck with your productivity

There are new secret Slack Giphy commands, good luck with your productivity


Owen Williams
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Owen Williams

Former TNW employee

Owen was a reporter for TNW based in Amsterdam, now a full-time freelance writer and consultant helping technology companies make their word Owen was a reporter for TNW based in Amsterdam, now a full-time freelance writer and consultant helping technology companies make their words friendlier. In his spare time he codes, writes newsletters and cycles around the city.

Last year we wrote about secret Slack Giphy commands that let you do all sorts of weird things with GIFs without ever leaving your chat window, and now there are more.

Two new commands let you take your GIF game to a new level. First, you can now automatically caption a GIF by typing;

/giphy #caption “choo choo” https://media.giphy.com/media/JAbmw7mFb01e8/giphy.gif

And you’ll get a captioned GIF, like this:

Screen Shot 2016-01-13 at 9.23.02 AM

Even better, the other secret new command brings the ‘deal with it’ meme to new heights. Voilà:

/giphy #dealwithit https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xpt1/t31.0-8/12109739_10153232442462406_2076808972396473179_o.jpg

And you get this, marvellous creation:

gify

Have you found any other secret commands? Let us know in the comments — otherwise, good luck with your productivity!

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