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How to Use Magical to Transfer Data from Github to Shortcut
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Transfer Data from Github to Shortcut: A Step-by-Step Guide

With Magical, you can transfer data from Github to Shortcut in seconds – no complex integrations or code required. In this post, we'll discuss what Magical is, how to install it, and how to use Magical to transfer data from Github to Shortcut, helping you speed up your development process and optimize your project management.

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What Github data can you transfer

Magical enables you to transfer a wide array of data from Github to Shortcut. Here are some examples of the information you can extract:

Issue Title
Issue Description
And move more types of information by creating your own custom labels.

How to Transfer data from Github to Shortcut using Magical?

Now that you have the Magical Chrome extension installed, let's discuss how to transfer data from Github to Shortcut for more efficient project management. Follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to your Github account and open the issue containing the data you want to transfer, such as issue title, description, labels, and assignee.
  2. In Github, label the information you want to transfer with Magical, like Issue Title, Issue Description, Issue Labels, or Issue Assignee.
  3. Sign in to your Shortcut account and open the story where you want to add the Github data.
  4. Type "//" in an empty field and select the information you want to transfer from Github such as Issue Title, Issue Description, etc.
  5. The next time you fill out a story, Magical will automatically transfer all the fields into the form with one click.

About Github and Shortcut

Swift and efficient responses in project management are crucial to maintaining project flow. Github is a powerful development platform and Shortcut is a robust project management solution. Combining the capabilities of these two platforms can significantly enhance your project management efforts. By leveraging Magical, you can easily move information from Github to Shortcut, allowing you to focus on resolving issues and improving project flow.

Other ways to connect Github and Shortcut

Using Zapier

Zapier provides a seamless connection between Github and Shortcut, allowing for automatic data transfer between the two platforms without the need for coding. This integration offers a variety of triggers and actions, enabling you to automate workflows and save time

Using an API

An additional approach to integrate Github and Shortcut is by directly utilizing their APIs. By integrating both APIs, you empower development and project management teams with real-time issue insights, fostering improved communication and a superior project management experience. To employ this method, refer to their respective API documentation.

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Common questions


Magical is a chrome extension that allows users to extract information from any website without complex integrations or APIs. You can run it on Github and transfer data directly to Shortcut. The extension is designed to simplify the process of data collection by automating the extraction of information from Github. Magical is free, easy to use, and it can save you a lot of time and effort.


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