‘GIF search engine Giphy is sponsored search results display’
Giphy is going to users sponsored GIF images to show to users of the GIF search engine use.
That suggests Techcrunch on the basis of an insider.
The sponsored search results would be displayed within apps that support Giphy, such as Facebook Messenger, Twitter, iMessage, and Tinder. This would, on the basis of the terms deemed relevant sponsored GIF image will appear.
Giphy could be compared to Techcrunch not say when the sponsored GIF-images rolled out would be, but confirmed that the company is working on a revenue model through advertising revenue.
According to the source of Techcrunch has Giphy worldwide for over two hundred million daily users, spread over the website of the search engine and the various apps and appintegraties. The website would have about 250 million monthly active users count.
In October of last year, the company was still valued at $ 600 million after a round of which $ 72 million to date.