Trump, T-Swizzle, Gaga and Wonder Woman are among 2017’s top GIFs

On the internet, a picture can say a thousand words, especially if that picture is a series of pictures animated into a loop.

A well-placed, perfectly-timed reaction GIF can help you win the day on Twitter or WhatsApp without typing a single character.

Now GIPHY, the collators world’s largest repository of animated gif files, has revealed the most-used images of 2017.

Top of the pile was the adorable knitting gnome designed by Anna Hrachovec, which racked up an incredible 340 million views.

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It is followed by the incredulous, disbelieving blinking white dude, who kind of sums up 2017 in general really.

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This waving pug comes in at third, the weird Fall Out Boy llama is fourth, while a sack celebration by the NFL’s Junior Gallete’s rounds out the top 5.

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Other notable gifs in the top 10 include Bryan Cranston dropping an F-Bomb, Gal Gadot doing a happy dance in her Wonder Woman clobber.

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Eddie Murphy’s “Think” gesture is way down at 17, while Steve and Nancy from Stranger Things 2 dancing at the party is in at 18, despite only being around for about 5 weeks.

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Donald Trump staring at the solar eclipse, Lady Gaga’s infamous Super Bowl jump and Taylor Swift roundhouse kicking a dude through also crack the top 25.

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