Link Mash (September 25, 2014)

The weekly Link Mash is a curated selection of tools, stories, and other links that I found during my travels on the web. All of my links can be found on my Pinboard; you can also find the Link Mash archives here.


This Link Mash was generated by PinPress, a simple tool to generate text templates from Pinboard data.

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PinPress Updates with URL Linking

Last weekend, I updated PinPress – my command-line-based utility to create text templates of Pinboard data – with a (I think) much-needed feature: URL linking.

Here’s the use case: you’re humming along, saving interesting links to your Pinboard, and you want to store linkable URLs in the description of a pin1.  Moreover, you want to be able to use those links in your PinPress output: if a description includes a URL, it out to come out of a PinPress as a hyperlink. (more…)

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Link Mash (September 18, 2014),

The weekly Link Mash is a curated selection of tools, stories, and other links that I found during my travels on the web. All of my links can be found on my Pinboard; you can also find the Link Mash archives here.


This Link Mash was generated by PinPress, a simple tool to generate text templates from Pinboard data.

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