/r/behindthegifs is a humor subreddit, where posters create a funny backstory for an animated video gif.

Subreddit rulesEdit

  1. Post images and gifs to help explain the backstory of one of the gifs.
  2. All submissions must be original content made by the submitter. Reposts should be reported, and will be removed.
  3. Upload images separately on imgur. Use the blog album format. When posting a link of the album, use the album link and not the gallery link (so, not
  4. Tag NSFW gifs with a NSFW flair. Some NSFL is allowed but we don't accept gore, violence, death, etc..
  5. Be polite. Follow Reddiquette. Be cool as a cucumber.

Related subredditsEdit

  • /r/gifs
  • /r/gif
  • /r/gifextra
  • /r/perfectLoops
  • /r/HighQualityGifs
  • /r/retiredgif
  • /r/reactiongifs
  • /r/reactiongifme
  • /r/instant_regret
  • /r/combinedgifs
  • /r/whitepeoplegifs
  • /r/blackpeoplegifs
  • /r/wheredidthesodago


  1. As of May 29, 2018
  2. As of May 29, 2018