Developer Portal Read-Only Mode
Scheduled Maintenance Report for GIPHY
Maintenance on our backend datastore has completed. We greatly appreciate the patience of our entire developer community as we worked to complete this migration.

GIPHY Developers can now once again utilize the Developers Portal ( to create new applications, or modify/delete existing applications; additionally, the ability to make changes to API Keys is once again activated.

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Posted Jun 09, 2022 - 15:17 EDT
We are in the final stages of completing our backend datastore migration. We appreciate your continued patience, as we work to finalize this process. We hope to restore the ability to create, modify, and delete existing applications shortly. Thank you!
Posted Jun 09, 2022 - 12:59 EDT
We have nearly completed the required maintenance on our datastore. However, we expect to remain in read-only mode for the next 12-18 hours as we continue to verify our data.
Posted Jun 08, 2022 - 18:30 EDT
We have now entered read-only mode on our GIPHY Developers portal. At this time, no new apps can be created nor can any attributes be modified for existing apps or API keys. We will continue to post updates here.
Posted Jun 08, 2022 - 10:37 EDT
In progress
Scheduled maintenance is currently in progress. We will provide updates as necessary.
Posted Jun 08, 2022 - 09:00 EDT
We will be performing backend maintenance on a datastore used in our GIPHY Developers portal ( During this maintenance period the site will enter a read-only mode and you will not be able to create new applications, or modify/delete existing applications. No changes to the attributes of an API keys can be made during this period (e.g., upgrading a beta key to a production key). Note that the use of existing API keys by client applications will be unaffected. We will provide updates here.
Posted Jun 06, 2022 - 14:50 EDT
This scheduled maintenance affected: Web & Mobile (Developers).