GIPHY is a company that operates a search engine that allows users to search, share and discover animated graphics interchange formats on the Internet. It offers GIFs in the areas of actions, adjectives, animals, anime, art and design, cartoons and comics, celebrities, decades, emotions, fashion and beauty, food and drink, gaming, holidays, interests, memes, movies, music, nature, news and politics, reactions, science, sports, transportation, and TV. The company organizes GIFs to enable users to find the content and share it out through their social channels.

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HQNew York, NY, US
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GIPHY was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in New York, NY, US

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Key People/Management at GIPHY

Adam Leibsohn

Adam Leibsohn

Nam Nguyen

Nam Nguyen

Director, Business Development
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GIPHY Office Locations

GIPHY has an office in New York
New York, NY, US (HQ)
416 W 13th St
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GIPHY Financials and Metrics

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Total Funding

$150.9 m


In total, GIPHY had raised $150.9 m. GIPHY is a subsidiary of Facebook

GIPHY Operating Metrics

Jan, 2014Jul, 2014Jan, 2015Jul, 2015Jan, 2016Jul, 2016Jul, 2017Oct, 2017

Daily Active Users

200 m300 m

Monthly Viewers

250 m

Unique Visitors

1.9 m4.1 m7.3 m10.5 m46.9 m81.8 m
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GIPHY Cybersecurity Score

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GIPHY Online and Social Media Presence

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GIPHY News and Updates

Facebook’s acquisition of Giphy to face in-depth UK competition probe

Britain's Competition and Markets Authority has referred Facebook's acquisition of GIF database Giphy for an in-depth investigation.

Facebook’s Giphy takeover could harm Gif supply, watchdog warns

The competition watchdog has given Facebook and Giphy five working days to address concerns their merger could harm the digital The post Facebook’s Giphy takeover could harm Gif supply, watchdog warns appeared first on CityAM.

UK’s competition watchdog still eyeing Facebook’s Giphy buy

The UK’s competition regulator will make a decision on whether or not Facebook’s purchase of Giphy has a ‘realistic prospect’ of substantially lessening competition by March 25, it said today, as it continues to scrutinize the acquisition. “The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) hereby gives no…

Competition watchdog opens probe into Facebook’s Giphy takeover

The UK competition watchdog has launched a formal investigation into Facebook’s takeover of popular gif search engine Giphy. Facebook last The post Competition watchdog opens probe into Facebook’s Giphy takeover appeared first on CityAM.

Genies will let consumers create their own 3D avatars with Giphy and Gucci

Genies is expanding its focus from celebrities to everyday consumers with its 3D avatars for social apps from the likes of Giphy and Gucci.

Facebook Fights U.K. Merger Regulator Over Giphy Acquisition

Facebook Fights U.K. Merger Regulator Over Giphy Acquisition
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GIPHY Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was GIPHY founded?

    GIPHY was founded in 2013.

  • Who are GIPHY key executives?

    GIPHY's key executives are Adam Leibsohn and Nam Nguyen.

  • How many employees does GIPHY have?

    GIPHY has 165 employees.

  • Who are GIPHY competitors?

    Competitors of GIPHY include Tenor, County of Chemung and Listory.

  • Where is GIPHY headquarters?

    GIPHY headquarters is located at 416 W 13th St, New York.

  • Where are GIPHY offices?

    GIPHY has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does GIPHY have?

    GIPHY has 1 office.