# Bitly

You can use these credentials to authenticate the following nodes with Bitly.

# Prerequisites

Create a Bitly (opens new window) account.

# Using OAuth

⛅️ Note for n8n.cloud users

You'll only need to enter the Credentials Name and click on the circle button in the OAuth section to connect your Bitly account to n8n.

  1. Open your Bitly dashboard.
  2. Click on your account button in the top right.
  3. Click on "Profile Settings".
  4. Click on "Registered OAuth Applications".
  5. Click on "GET REGISTRATION CODE".
  6. Use Client Secret and Client ID in your Bitly node credentials in n8n.
  7. Enter n8n provided redirect URL. Redirect URL Explanation here.

Getting Bitly credentials

# Using Access Token

  1. Open your Bitly dashboard.
  2. Click on your account button in the top right.
  3. Click on "Profile Settings".
  4. Click on "Generate Access Token".
  5. Enter password.
  6. Use the access token in your Bitly node credentials in n8n.

Getting Bitly credentials