ByteDev.Giphy 5.0.2

.NET Standard 2.0
dotnet add package ByteDev.Giphy --version 5.0.2
NuGet\Install-Package ByteDev.Giphy -Version 5.0.2
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="ByteDev.Giphy" Version="5.0.2" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add ByteDev.Giphy --version 5.0.2
#r "nuget: ByteDev.Giphy, 5.0.2"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install ByteDev.Giphy as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=ByteDev.Giphy&version=5.0.2

// Install ByteDev.Giphy as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=ByteDev.Giphy&version=5.0.2


.NET Standard library SDK to help communicate with the Giphy API.

Using GiphyApiClient currently supports the following API endpoints:

  • Search GIFs
  • Get random GIF
  • Get GIF by ID
  • Get set of GIFs by IDs
  • Get trending GIFs
  • Get translated GIFs

You can also communicate with the Giphy Stickers API endpoints using the GiphyStickerApiClient class. This supports endpoints:

  • Search stickers
  • Get treanding stickers
  • Get translated stickers
  • Get random stickers
  • Get a list of Giphys hand-curated sticker packs
  • Get sticker pack details by ID
  • Get the stickers within a sticker pack
  • Get the children sticker packs within a sticker pack


ByteDev.Giphy has been written as a .NET Standard 2.0 library, so you can consume it from a .NET Core or .NET Framework 4.6.1 (or greater) application.

ByteDev.Giphy is hosted as a package on To install from the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio run:

Install-Package ByteDev.Giphy

Further details can be found on the nuget page.

Release Notes

Releases follow semantic versioning.

Full details of the release notes can be viewed on GitHub.


Simple example of making a search request against the Giphy API. Any problems when calling the client and a GiphyApiClientException will be thrown.

const string giphyApiKey = "YOUR_API_KEY";

var client = new GiphyApiClient(new HttpClient());

var request = new SearchRequest(giphyApiKey) { Query = "cheeseburgers", Limit = 1 };

var response = await client.SearchAsync(request);


To communicate with the Giphy Stickers API (for retrieving stickers and sticker packs) use the GiphyStickerApiClient class.

Further Information

Full documentation on the Giphy API and how to obtain a Giphy API key can be found at:

Product Versions
.NET net5.0 net5.0-windows net6.0 net6.0-android net6.0-ios net6.0-maccatalyst net6.0-macos net6.0-tvos net6.0-windows net7.0 net7.0-android net7.0-ios net7.0-maccatalyst net7.0-macos net7.0-tvos net7.0-windows
.NET Core netcoreapp2.0 netcoreapp2.1 netcoreapp2.2 netcoreapp3.0 netcoreapp3.1
.NET Standard netstandard2.0 netstandard2.1
.NET Framework net461 net462 net463 net47 net471 net472 net48
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Version Downloads Last updated
5.0.2 174 6/29/2022
5.0.1 347 7/24/2021
5.0.0 233 7/22/2021
4.0.2 369 8/4/2020
4.0.0 348 7/24/2020
3.1.3 422 5/9/2020
3.1.2 421 1/29/2020
3.1.1 390 1/29/2020
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3.0.0 452 6/23/2019
2.1.0 488 5/4/2019
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1.0.0 453 4/30/2019