From their README


Shorten URL with


$ npm install --global alfred-bitly

Requires Node.js 4+ and the Alfred Powerpack.

I defaulting to npm but you can also download the bitly.alfredworkflow and double-click the file.

First Run

Before running the workflow you need to set your GENERIC ACCESS TOKEN:

First login to your Bitly Account and then create here your GENERIC ACCESS TOKEN. Be sure to use the GENERIC ACCESS TOKEN and not the API KEY.

To enter it open Alfred Preferences > Workflows then select, finally click in Configure Workflow and Variables (as seen below):


Copy URL to clipboard. Type in Alfred and Enter. Now the shorten URL should be in your clipboard.


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