This AppleScript snippet is probably useful to no one except me, but if it saves even one other Mac-based Markdown-using linkblogger a few seconds, why not?
tell application "Safari" set myTitle to name of document 1 as string set myURL to URL of document 1 as string set mdstring to "[" & myTitle & "]" & "(" & myURL & ")" set myResponse to (display dialog "Selectable Markdown Link Text" default answer mdstring) if myResponse's button returned is "OK" then set the clipboard to myResponse's text returned end tell
The error of youth is to believe that intelligence is a substitute for
experience, while the error of age is to believe experience is a substitute
— Lyman Bryson