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Use the Bitly node to automate work in Bitly, and integrate Bitly with other applications. n8n has built-in support for a wide range of Bitly features, including creating, getting, and updating links.

On this page, you'll find a list of operations the Bitly node supports and links to more resources.


Refer to Bitly credentials for guidance on setting up authentication.

Examples and Templates

For usage examples and templates to help you get started, take a look at n8n's Bitly integrations list.

Basic Operations#

  • Link
    • Create a link
    • Get a link
    • Update a link

Example Usage#

This workflow shows you how to create a new link. You can also find the workflow on the website. This example usage workflow uses the following two nodes. - Start - Bitly

The final workflow should look like the following image.

A workflow with the Bitly node

1. Start node#

The start node exists by default when you create a new workflow.

2. Bitly node#

  1. First of all, you'll have to enter credentials for the Bitly node. You can find out how to do that here.
  2. Enter the URL in the Long URL field.
  3. Click on Execute Node to run the workflow.