Tag Archives: shorten URL

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    How To Safely Check Bitly Links

    If you are on Twitter or even receiving email you might have noticed Bitly (URL) Links. Jason, “What is a Bitly Link?” Great question!   Bitly is a URL shortening service and a link management platform. ~ Wikipedia Basically, with Bitly you can take a long web address and shorten it to something that is more […]

  • Creating Smaller URLs

    Why would you want a smaller URL?  I wanted smaller URLs for use in emails, anywhere I post on the web and almost explicitly for Twitter, where characters count.  Occasionally, I want a shorter URL because I don’t like the text in the URL, due to either poor web design or bad luck.  Face it, […]