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International Friendship Day!

International Friendship Day is traditionally celebrated on July 30th in some places, and the first Sunday of August in others. As for us, we celebrate friendship every day! There have been many famous friends that have hit the big and small screens, and we know they would celebrate this special day the same way: sending […]

8 Ways to Treat Yourself on Your Birthday

To celebrate JibJab’s latest birthday eCard, Treat Yourself, we present some inspiration for how you can pamper yourself on your special day. 1) Sleep in just a little bit later than usual. 2) Pet the animal of your choice. 3) Order your favorite meal from your favorite place. Then, order it again. 4) Artist of […]

New eCard – Swinging Bulldogs

We’ve all been there. That moment when your friend is staring at you with arms crossed, foot tapping, and with one judgmental face. Yep, you forgot their birthday. Your only hope for redemption is to distract them. But how? Take the traditional route — put a bulldog in a swing! Who could resist those floppy […]

The first annual JibJab summer mix CD exchange!

About a month ago, we kicked off summer by calling on the JibJab staff to create CDs with their favorite tunes to share in the first annual JibJab mix CD exchange! Not only were there some awesome mixes made, but our artists went above and beyond, creating epic album art. From folk to rock and […]

Behind the Scenes – Walking on Sunshine!

Walking on Sunshine, our latest Starring You video, is sure to be the feel good hit of the summer. We started production in winter, but luckily JibJab is located a block away from Venice Beach in sunny Los Angeles where it’s pretty much summer all year round! We started with the song choice and a […]

Cast Yourself in The Loan Ranger!

Throughout the season, we’ve been releasing our own versions of the summer’s blockbuster movie posters. Naturally, we couldn’t resist getting a little punny. After all, who wouldn’t want to see The Great Catsby? The addition of a single cat makes the movie 100% more watchable. Of course, who could forget about the man with a […]

New eCard – You’re a Starfish!

There may be plenty of fish in the sea, but in our newest birthday eCard, You’re a Starfish, you can make sure your friend knows they are the star on their big day. Make your friend an Underwater Idol that has moves that reality TV would die for. We spoke with Lauren to learn a little more […]

Just Plane Cheeseburgers?!?

The production team was clearly hungry during a little day-dreaming cartoon session yesterday. The theme was “cheeseburger airplane.” What is a cheeseburger airplane, you ask? Why, a dream come true. See what our artists’ imaginations “cooked” up below. Great, now we’re hungry too!

New eCard – Morning After Turtle

Birthdays are a time for celebration! But, perhaps most importantly, they are a time to make bad decisions that will haunt you the next morning. We’ve all been there – where a night of birthday debauchery leaves you waking up with a hangover and some serious ‘splaining to do. With that in mind, make sure […]

New eCard – Happy Pug Day!

Summer may have just started, but the “Dog Days” are already here. Why? Well, it’s thanks to the release of our brand new, pet-friendly “Happy Pug Day” eCard! You can put a friend’s mug on this pug and have a doggone good time. Shall we continue, or have you had enough dog puns for one […]

The Big Race

Things got heated at JibJab this week when our head designer, Andy, challenged artist, Kurt, to a good ol’ fashioned race in the parking lot. Nothing blows a little steam off like a race. The office was divided between the 2 artists. Who would win? Kurt won…by a landslide. But that didn’t stop the rest of […]

New eCard – Bad Cake

Why is cake so bad when it tastes so good? Help that birthday someone give into temptation this year with our newest birthday card, Bad Cake. Let the smooth sounds of that rich frosting and fluffy sponge cake talk you into indulgence. It’s only your birthday once a year right? No better day to be […]

New eCard – Revolves Around You

Do you have someone in your life who loves to be the center of attention? Well on their birthday you can let them know — hey, everything really does Revolve Around You! We sat down with Eddie, to find out his views on space and a little bit more about the man on the moon … […]

New eCard – Oh My God I Forgot Your Birthday!

Oh my God, it’s a new eCard! It’s a goal and pleasure of ours to bring you new eCards on the regular. This week our eCard comes from the talented Chris O’Hara. Chris decided there’s no better way to distract someone from the fact that you forgot their birthday than with a good ol’ fashion dance […]

New eCard – Candle Brightness

In our newest eCard, Candle Brightness, you can let that special birthday someone know that every new candle on their cake just adds brightness to their birthday. We got to talk a little with Taylor Annisette, the artist behind the eCard. -How did you animate this eCard? The texture is so cool. I animated it using a […]

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