Firefox web extension that lets you copy link text and location.
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Link Text and Location Copier

Firefox web extension that helps you creating links right from the context menu. It copies a link’s text and location, the page title and URL, or selected text and page url as either plain text, html, Markdown or BB Code links.

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Heavily inspired by the CoLT add-on, using code from Firefox's context-menu-copy-link-with-types web extension example.

Paint Brush Icon made by Flat Icons is licensed by CC 3.0 BY


  • Add fancy icon
  • Add more 'copy as' formats (Markdown, BBCode, what-have-you)
  • Come up with better icon
  • Add documentation
  • Make configurable/Customization
    • Toggle local/synced storage (use export/import)
    • Make options page prettier
    • Internationalize options page
    • Export/Import settings
    • Conditional logic for templates
    • Further enhancements TBA
  • Requested: Rich Text format
  • Improve and expose test page
  • Copy actions for (linked) images
  • Make extension work in Chrome/Opera/Edge