Save Show Notes

Get podcast show notes and save them for later.


This shortcut is designed to take show notes from the currently playing podcast in Overcast and save them to a note in Drafts, and as a to-do item in Things for future review.

It could be adapted to save them in other notes and task management apps.

The origin of this shortcut is documented on

Latest Release Notes

1.2 - April 19, 2022, 11:47 p.m.

- Removed the 'If' action that routed to separate Things actions depending on the platform, since now the same actions work across platforms.
- Added addition explanation comments in preparation for submission to MacStories' #AutomationApril contest.

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