11/22/12 22:20:18

Alfred custom searches are amazing (in case you didn't know already)

Disclaimer: This was supposed to be a post about how to redeem Mac App Store codes with Alfred, but I was a tad too enthusiastic and it turned out bigger. Enjoy the additional content!

Alfred is pretty useful, you know that already, but what you probably didn’t know that its Custom Searches are even more useful than you would have known. This function essentially lets you call every URL scheme that you want. Alfred allows you to pass arguments to the URL which is great for many things.

Here are some examples:

I could continue this list endlessly. Check out alfredtips.com for more info on custom searches.

A screenshot of my custom searches:

To create your own: