August 17, 2011
TextExpander, The 2010 Macworld Utility Of The Year, has just received a pretty nice update. The app now offers Dropbox support, among other new goodies. Created by SmileOnMyMac, the app makes it easy to use “snippets” to signify often-used text using short abbreviations. To work with other apps, developers need to integrate TextExpander’s API into their app.There are currently nearly 100 apps that include TextExpander integration including Blogsy, Twitterlator Pro and Pocket Informant HD. I’ve used TextExpander for a while now and continue to be amazed at how simple it is to use. It comes highly recommended and has for a while now. The Version 1.2 update includes:
The universal TextExpander app is available in the App Store for $4.99.
- Dropbox sync support in Settings
- Sort snippets option in Settings
- Option to subscribe to TextExpander touch tips and updates email
- Supports TweetBot as a Twitter client in Settings