Giphy search + custom HTML Prompt tech demo

Here’s a little “gif keyboard” for your Mac!


I built this mostly as a way to play around with making a less minimalist interface in Keyboard Maestro through use of the Custom HTML prompt. It does a search and then lets you select your favorite gif from those results - either copy the URL or download the file directly.

Hopefully it’s useful to some of you. In addition to the macro, I also posted some background details on how it works to my blog. Some of y’all might find that interesting.

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Nice idea. The link does not work anymore :frowning:


Hey Nik,

Please fix Post #1 if/when you can.


@iNik I just tried it as well and get a 404.