Color Text Posts and Animated GIFs: Try Out These New Features Today - Photo by sportsYou Photography
Dec 16, 2019 2 min read By The sportsYou Team

There’s some fun, new ways to express yourself on sportsYou: presenting Color Text Posts and Animated GIFs - two new features now available on the sportsYou app and the sportsYou.com website.

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Add some personality to your messages and give your posts a vibrant background color with Color Text Posts. Pick a color to show for your mood or show your team color. Your posts will stand out on the feed with an exciting background color.

Give your posts a background color with Color Text Posts on sportsYou.

How to Create a Color Text Post

On your personal, team or group feed, create a new post by tapping the “What are you up to?” field. Then tap on the “Color Text Post” button. Next, you can choose from the list of colors to set that color as the background for your post. Then type your message and post it. Now you have a post that pops!

Animated GIFs 😺

After a big win or a tough practice, sometimes the best way to express those feelings with the team is with something visual. Now you can send Animated GIFs in your chat messages and posts to get the team pumped, laughing, and communicating. This is one of the most requested features and it’s now live on sportsYou for everyone. Get your posts and your team moving and share some Animated GIFs today!

Add some motion to your posts and chat with Animated GIFs on sportsYou.

How to Add an Animated GIF

On your personal, team or group feed, create a new post by tapping the “What are you up to?” field. Next, select the camera icon to browse your photos on your mobile device or computer. Choose an Animated GIF and you can share it like any photo on sportsYou.

You can send an Animated GIF as a chat message also. In any chat, you can now select the camera icon to browse your photos and select Animated GIFs to send in the chat.

Try These New Features Out Today

When you want to make your message stand out, express yourself with these new, easy-to-use features now available on the sportsYou app and the sportsYou.com website.

You and your team or group can download the sportsYou app for free from the Apple App Store and Google Play.


Ready to learn more about how to smartly and easily manage your team? Now you can connect coaches, players, and families on one app.

Get started with sportsYou, the FREE Team Communication App, at sportsYou.com or in the app stores and set up your team or group in under 60 seconds.