Saw this on DaringFireball.
DirectLinks – Canisbos is a Safari extension. Really useful for copying links from Google Search results. Update 6 Sep 2021: extension is gone, se DF for details, link now to archive. Ironic that the link goes to spam sites now.
Normally when you try and copy a link from a google search you get this sort of thing:
As google wraps the link so that they can count clicks. Installing the DirectLinks extension means if I copy the same link I get:
Which is a lot more useful. A quick google finds ways of doing this in Firefox and chrome too. I’ve not tested those.