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Yoink

Simplify and improve drag and drop on your Mac

DropPy

Automate anything via drag & drop using Python.

You can use anything you can drag & drop on macOS as input for DropPy: Files & folders, emails, calendar items, images, URLs, images on websites, rich & plain text, ...

DropPy pulls out all contained data and passes it through a series of reusable Python scripts (Tasks). Order and parameters are defined using a simple JSON format (Workflows).

GitHub
droppy-workspace - All the JSON Workflows and Python Tasks that come with the DropPy macOS app.
Droppyapp
Python scripting for anything you can drag & drop.
Droppyapp
Create a new file *.json the Workflows subfolder of your DropPy workspace (default: /Users/YourUserName/DropPy/Workflows/). The Workflows that come with DropPy adhere to a naming scheme of Category.Name - but you can name your Workflow as you wish. Take a look into the Workflows that come with DropPy for the structure of Workflow json files.
Droppyapp
Python scripting for anything you can drag & drop.
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Yoink

Your files and snippets shelf

By providing a temporary space for your file- and app-content drags,

Yoink frees up your mouse to let you navigate more freely and comfortably to the destination of your files. Yoink accepts any file from Finder, and app-content from almost any app.

Macrumors
Eternal Storms Software today released Yoink 2.0 for iOS and Yoink 3.5 for Mac, two major upgrades to the popular drag and drop-improving "shelf" app. For those unfamiliar, Yoink acts like a convenient shelf for users to drag in files and other content, do something else (switch apps, tabs, and so on) and then easily access those items again by dragging them… See more
Daringfireball
Yoink is a terrific utility for MacOS by Matthias Gansrigler. It gives you a shelf at the side of your screen where you can drop files (or clippings, like URLs or text snippets). Think of it as a place to park drag-and-drop items temporarily, while you switch apps or whatever.
Macstories
Yoink is the app I use on my Mac every day as a temporary spot to park files, snippets of text, images, and URLs. By itself, Yoink for Mac has been a fantastic time-saver. The latest updates to Yoink for iOS and the Mac, however, have been transformative.
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