Short Copy

Short Copy

Creates a keyboard shortcut (Alt + Shift + C) to shorten the URL of the current tab and copy it to your clipboard.

Short Copy
What is Short Copy?
Short Copy is a Chrome extension that creates a keyboard shortcut to shorten the URL of the current tab and copy it to the clipboard. It provides a quick and easy way to keep your URLs short and simple when sharing them with others.
Users: 45
Rating: 5.00 (1)
Version: 1.1.1 (Last updated: 2016-06-09)
Creation date: 2016-06-09
Risk impact: Low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • https://**
  • clipboardWrite
  • activeTab
  • notifications
Size: 12.93K
URLs: Website
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A very simple Chrome extension which enables you to copy the current url, and have it quickly shortened, in one easy key combination.

Perfect if you're just like me, and you hate yourself when you share a huge 100+ character URL with someone. Keep it clean, keep it simple. Alt+Shift+C.

[UPDATE] Switched to using due to their brilliantly simple API.

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User reviews
Works perfectly - very useful!
by Guy Gregory Guy Gregory, 2016-05-03
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Risk impact

Short Copy is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.

Risk likelihood

Short Copy has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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