Start saving 2 hr/week with shortcuts that expand what you type. Get started in seconds.
Magical helps you supercharge your productivity. Spend less time typing and more time doing the things you love. If you want to learn about how to get started with Magical, you've come to the right place.
Once you've downloaded Magical, complete Signup by using Google OAuth. It takes less than 10 seconds and you get more features for signing up, like Automated Backups.
The onboarding tutorial only takes 1 minute to complete, but is definitely worth the little investment! Pro tip: if you ever want a refresher on onboarding, you can always revisit the tutorial here.
To easily access Magical, you'll need to pin the app. Simply click on the 'puzzle' icon on the top right hand part of your screen, hover over the Magical app, and click the pin icon.
Shortcuts are chunks of text that you can summon quickly. Shortcuts have 2 properties.
Pro tip: You can also highlight any chunk of text on the web and right-click to add the shortcut.
In a text field or input box (e.g., Gmail, LinkedIn, Zendesk, and 1000s more sites), you can summon your shortcut in 2 ways:
Magical works on 1000s of websites and web apps, including several email clients (e.g., Gmail, Outlook Web), project management tools (e.g., Jira, Confluence, Notion), CRMs (e.g., Salesforce), Applicant Tracking Systems (e.g., Lever, Greenhouse), and social media apps (Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn), chat tools (e.g., Whatsapp), and many more. Magical does not work on desktop apps at this time.
Magical comes with macros that enable you to be even more productive at work. Learn more about them here.