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"BeepBox is an online tool for sketching and sharing instrumental melodies.

All song data is contained in the URL at the top of your browser. When you make changes to the song, the URL is updated to reflect your changes. When you are satisfied with your song, just copy and paste the URL to save and share your song!"

beepbox.co/#8n61s7k1l00e0Ot2Mm

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@320x200 oooh love this! Was just thinking how I wished more things used URL parameters in this way instead of unnecessary databases.

@ojack totally! the web application in itself is cool, but the way they are (ab)using the URL to store everything is super nice :) it also reminded me of this github.com/ColdSauce/ShortData

@320x200 ooh this is really cool! I do something similar in hydra where I save the code that generates the visuals to the URL, but the URLs get really long. nice to integrate the shortener in this way.

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