Micro.blog + MarsEdit Tips

I added a few more Micro.blog shortcuts to my MarsEdit setup. To add these, open up the New Post window, then under the Format dropdown select Customize. Here you can add new macro entries. Add the code I shared below to the Opening Markup box for each macro.

Here are two ways to easily link to another Micro.blog user (useful for sending webmentions):

  • This option will prompt you to enter the username:

Mb enter

Copy the macro:

[@#asktext Enter Text:#](https://micro.blog/#asktext Enter Text:#)

  • If you copy the username to your clipboard this option will grab it and automatically enter:

Mb paste

Copy the macro:


Add Tagmoji Macro

Here’s the previous tip I shared. This macro will insert the appropriate tagmoji to your post.


First I created a Group (under gear icon) once you click Customize as described above. Then I added each to the group as shown.

You can find the currently used tagmoji used in Discovery on this page maintained by @burk

For example, enter this in the Opening Markup box: