How to Export Web Highlights into Readwise

How to Export Web Highlights into Readwise

Things Needed

  • Readwise
  • Glasp
  • Desktop and browser (Chrome, Brave, Edge, or Safari)

If you haven't signed up for Glasp or installed the Glasp browser extension, please do so. You can refer to this tutorial.

Also, if you want to import Readwise highlights into Glasp, please refer to this tutorial.

Step 1. Go to your profile page by clicking “My Highlights” at the top left

Step 2. Click the Share button and “Export to Readwise”

  • You can cursor any article you like, so choose the article you want to export.

Step 3. Input the Readwise’s Access Token

  • If you click Readwise on the popup, it takes you to the Access Token page on Readwise.
  • After you input the access token, click Save.

Step 4. Click the Share button and “Export to Readwise” again

  • As you did in Step 2, click the Share button and Export to Readwise.
  • If it succeeds, it turns into Exported! View on Readwise.

Step 5. Click “View on Readwise” to see the exported sentence

  • By clicking View on Readwise, it opens a page on Readwise.

Step 6. Check exported content on Readwise

  • See? It’s easy-peasy, right?


  • You can export highlights into Readwise through mobile devices, too!

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Thank you for reading! Hope this article helps you understand how to export web article’s highlighted sentences into Readwise with Glasp 😉

See you next time,

Glasp team


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