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GIF Explainer Alternatives

GIF Explainer is described as 'Explain anything with step-by-step slide-based GIFs with rich formatted text (including tables, lists, images, math formulas), screenshots, callouts, org and flowchart diagrams spiced with transition effects. Export PDF and images too' and is a screenshot capture tool in the photos & graphics category. There are more than 10 alternatives to GIF Explainer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, iPhone, iPad and Mac. The best alternative is ScreenToGif, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like GIF Explainer are Microsoft Powerpoint, Prezi, Google Slides and reveal.js.

GIF Explainer alternatives are mainly Screenshot Capture Tools but may also be Animated GIF Creators or Presentation Makers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of GIF Explainer.
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  1. ScreenToGif icon

    ScreenToGif

    • Windows
    23 alternatives to ScreenToGif 

    This tool allows you to record a selected area of your screen and save as a animated gif.

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    1.  PortableScreenToGif can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  Keyframe AnimationCompositions can be keyframed in ScreenToGif, allowing you to change the parameters over time.
    Recorder
    Editor
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    Microsoft Powerpoint

    • Mac
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    • Android Tablet
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    95 alternatives to Microsoft Powerpoint 

    Microsoft PowerPoint, part of the Microsoft Office Suite , enables users to create high-impact, dynamic presentations, while integrating workflow and ways to easily share information.

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    1.  Dark ModeMicrosoft Powerpoint supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    2.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    3.  Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Microsoft Powerpoint simultaneously.
    4.  Transitions EffectsMicrosoft Powerpoint allows you to apply transition effects between two different scenes/pages using pre-loaded or custom animated transitions.
    5.  Works OfflineMicrosoft Powerpoint can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
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    Prezi

    • Mac
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    • Online
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    116 alternatives to Prezi 

    Prezi allows anyone who can sketch an idea on a napkin to create and perform stunning non-linear presentations with relations, zooming into details, and adjusting to the time left without the need to skip slides.

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    1.  Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Prezi simultaneously.
    2.  Works OfflinePrezi can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    3.  PortablePrezi can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Add backgrounds
    Drag and drop to create slides
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    Google Slides

    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    86 alternatives to Google Slides 

    Google Slides, part of Google Drive , is an online presentations app that allows you to show off your work in a visual way. Here's what you can do with Google Slides:

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    reveal.js

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    • Windows S
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    • Self-Hosted
    48 alternatives to reveal.js 

    Reveal.js is a modern open-source non-linear presentation framework based on HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript, with cool 3D transition effects, cross-browser support, PDF export, and a WYSIWYG editor.

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    1.  Support for MarkDownreveal.js supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    2.  Portablereveal.js can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Cube transition


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    impress.js

    • Self-Hosted
    • JavaScript
    49 alternatives to impress.js 

    impress.js is a presentation framework based on the power of CSS3 transforms and transitions in modern browsers and inspired by the idea behind prezi.com - an "infinite canvas" for your presentation.

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    1.  Works Offlineimpress.js can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    Slides span a large, panning canvas.
    Presentation overviews are easily done.
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    SlideShare

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    43 alternatives to SlideShare 

    SlideShare is the best way to share presentations, documents and professional videos.

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    GifCam

    • Windows
    21 alternatives to GifCam 

    GifCam is a handy and reliable application designed to record the screen and to convert the recordings into GIF format.

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    Microsoft Office Sway

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Online
    • iPhone
    • Windows S
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    19 alternatives to Microsoft Office Sway 

    Sway, part of Office Online , makes it quick and easy to create and share polished, interactive reports, presentations, personal stories, and more. Add your content, and we'll do the rest.

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    Slides

    42 alternatives to Slides 

    The easiest way to create and share beautiful presentations. The Slides editor is available right in your browser. All of your work is stored securely on our servers, accessible wherever you are. Presentations can be viewed in any modern browser, including mobile. Touch devices a.

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    1.  Works OfflineSlides can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
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