The GIF (Graphics Interchange Format) was created in 1987 by Steve Wilhite. Last year it was awarded Oxford Dictionary's Word of the Year! Here's the kicker. How do you pronounce it? Like it's spelled, with a hard G? Or with a soft G, like JIF? Ole Steve spoke up, and let's us know how it's prounced. Keep reading to find out how more info on the GIF and how it's pronounced!