Repository at https://github.com/discourse/discourse-gifs.git

https://github.com/discourse/discourse-gifs.git

Installation instructions: https://meta.discourse.org/t/how-do-i-install-a-theme-or-theme-component/63682.

After installing you need to change a site setting. This is mandatory.

Discourse Gifs

This theme component add a button to the composer that allows you to search for gifs and easily add the best one to your post.

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Clicking one one inserts it on your current composer, which looks like:

Details

This is heavily based on a old fork of ReplyGif: Adding reaction GIF easily, so thanks to @cpradio. The big differences are:

  • It uses videos instead of gifs, so it’s a lot more efficient for bandwidth.

  • It is a theme-component, so it is way easier to install and update.

  • It uses the Tenor API

  • No need to fiddle with nginx to setup a proxy for HTTPS

To Do

  • Infinite Scrolling for results