Sharing and discussing custom actions for LaunchBar
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jarodm wrote:Why is it so difficult to use a different url shortener like bit.ly other than tiny url? Is there anyone that could help me figure out how to do it? Customizing Launchbar is way to confusing.
They simply don't have a bit.ly inbuilt action, but...
john_launchbar wrote:How do I use Launchbar to make bit.ly shortened URLs?
I have a 'Shorten Url (Bit.ly)' action in my lb6-actions repo, under actions/Shorten URL (Bit.ly).lbaction. It'll ask you for your API key on first run.
Aside from Bit.ly and TinyURL, I'll also be writing one for YourLS, since I use that myself, but I don't know of/use any other shorteners.