In the situation where you wish to create a shareable link to send to recipients out-of-band, you can do this by navigating to the packages section and clicking on the link icon:
Now you can copy the link and share it with whomever you like:
Any shareable links you create will inherit the default download limit when generated, but, just like your other links, you can modify the limit in the packages’ more info section.
Your email will be listed as the recipient in all the shareable links you create, so you can easily distinguish them from your recipient links. You will also be able to identify them because they will have a different created date and time: