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Privacy Policy

last updated April 1st, 2011

This document details the usage of data collected by

Data collected

Registered and non-registered users can upload GIFs without giving up any of their personal information. An IP address is recorded on registration and in the server logs for liability reasons.

Registration is not required for usage of any necessary feature on the website. An email address, Facebook or Twitter account is required in order to sign up. This is for anti-spam reasons only. Your email address and any other information will not be sold or used for any other purpose.

Content Uploaded: Any GIFs uploaded to the site are the property of, however, we will only post images marked public. Registered users may delete their photos at any time via their own discretion. Unregistered users may contact a MakeaGif representative at the email address below in order to have their content removed.

Cookies: Cookies are used only for one purpose - keeping you logged into the site when you sign in with your MakeaGif account.

Third Party Cookies: Third party cookies are set by Google Analytics to track pageviews as well as Twitter and Facebook if a user is connecting their MakeAGif account.

Log file information: Server logs are rotated daily regarding visitor IP addresses, web user agents, referring URLs, and the time of visit.

Disclosure of information

MakeaGif will not disclose or use any of your information unless required to do so by a law enforcement agency or in the event of a Terms of Use violation.


MakeaGif takes the following steps to maintain a secure website:

  • Google Safe Browsing tools
  • Daily maintenance
  • User accounts protected with: unique salts, tokens and whirlpool hashing

You use MakeaGif at your own risk, however we do everything in our power to make your experience a safe and secure one.


Contact MakeaGif using the Contact Us link in the footer.