Bookmarklet is a tool that can be installed as a shortcut in the Bookmarks bar and enables users to create links from any page in a browser without visiting the BL.INK account.

Setting up the BL.INK Bookmarklet Tool

To set up the Bookmarklet tool, start by logging in to BL.INK.

Then find the Tools section in the left side menu. From there, locate the Bookmarklet tool and click the + BL.INK button and drag it to the Bookmarks bar at the top of the browser window.

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This will add a Bookmark for BL.INK to the Bookmarks bar.

Using the BL.INK Bookmarklet Tool to Create a Link

To create a link using the Bookmarklet tool, make sure the destination webpage to shorten is open in the browser and that the Bookmark Bar is visible. Click the + BL.INK button in the bookmark bar.

A pop-up window will appear in the upper right. Make sure the correct domain is selected, and fill in the link details. Then click Save.

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The pop-up will then display the new link, with a button to copy the link to share!

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The link has now been shortened and may be used as normal.  To edit the link or view the analytics for the link, open BL.INK and find it within the account.

Please contact us if you have any additional questions via email at help@bl.ink