recordit.co is described as 'Make a short video capture of your desktop as a gif' and is an app in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 25 alternatives to recordit.co for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and Google Chrome. The best alternative is ShareX, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like recordit.co are ScreenToGif (Free, Open Source), Snagit (Paid), VokoscreenNG (Free, Open Source) and CloudApp (Freemium).
Frame Recorder is a simple but elegant macOS app that helps to capture applications as GIF and videos. Frame Recorder takes less space on screen and is floating, so you can focus on your application and let it capture.