Nifty·Updated on Feb 6, 2019. Posted on Apr 19, 201816 Backgrounds That Will Brighten Your Day Every Time You Check Your PhoneAt least one of these phone backgrounds is guaranteed to make you smile.by Emily ShwakeBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Most of us spend literal hours on our phones every day. Trae Mikal / behance.net 2. Whether you're watching funny videos or scrolling through tweets. Ben Haist 3. Whether you're checking up on celebrities or sending memes to your pals. Ben Haist 4. Or even if you're just scrolling, looking for something pretty. cristinacolli.com / Via aconversation.com 5. Your eyes are constantly glued to the screen. thinkmakeshareblog.com 6. You're literally always checking for a new notification. thinkmakeshareblog.com 7. So you might as well have something beautiful to look at. designlovefest.com 8. Those notifications may stress you out, or make you anxious, so you might need a little reminder that you can handle it. blog.limericki.com / Via buzzfeed.com 9. Your phone background should remind you of something you love. Ben Haist 10. Like, you might love collecting plants. bando.com 11. Or maybe you love traveling, and just want to see the world. candidlykeri.com 12. And let's be honest, other people look at your phone too. candidlykeri.com 13. Your phone is basically an accessory that you never take off. Ben Haist 14. So you've gotta make sure your phone background matches your aesthetic. almostmakesperfect.com 15. You can use a background that's got a bunch of quirky patterns. steffilynn.com 16. Or you can choose a background that's simple and sweet, if that's more your thing. simplebeyond.com Basically, your phone background should just be totally you. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF youtube.com Whichever background fits you best, just click on your phone screen to save!