h a l f b a k e r y
Contrary to popular belief
add, search, annotate, link, view, overview, recent, by name, random
news, help, about, links, report a problem
or get an account
When I write @tln or [TLN] or [tln] it is automagically saved as
[TheLongHBUserName] and links to her/his user page.
||[-] 99.9% of the time when I write [pashute] it's a response to a post or annotation... which already has a link to your account page on it.
||As on reddit, where referring to another user with the format "/u/usernamehere" creates a link and also notifies the user to the mention. It's a useful function. I don't see how the shortener bit could be made to work, though.