GNOME Shell extension

You can install the GNOME extension for Shlink from or any Software Center application that supports installing GNOME Shell extensions.

Extension Settings

Usage is pretty straightforward: Once you’ve set up your Shlink instance URL and API key in the extension settings, you can copy a URL and press Ctrl+Super+Q (or your custom keyboard shortcut) to shorten the URL in clipboard. Your desktop will show a notification on success or error.