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A twitter-text-java port to Go. Enables you to extract and optionally autolink URL's in text.

by Joris Kluivers


Currently microtext supports:

  • extracting URL's
  • autolinking URL's in text
  • shortening URL's for display

Mentions & hashtags are not implemented.


import (

text = microtext.Autolink(text)

What's in the name

The name microtext refers to the text processing in status updates for microblogs.

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