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url Shortening Service List

Using a url shortener for marketing can keep the message to customers short and sweet.  There is the advantage of easy tracking as a few of the services have analytics. 

The list of url shorteners and recommendations are below.

url-shortener.pngMake Your Own URL Shortening Service - url shorteners - Lifehacker  lifehacker.com — Make your own url shortening service. Lifehacker shows you how.

Google URL Shortener  goo.gl Google is new to the game but they too have a shortening service for url's.

A simple url shortener  bit.ly This is one of the more common url shortener services which integrates into other services / software.

is.gd URL Shortener  is.gd is.gd shortened its 10 millionth URL at 02.28am on 27 May 2009. It linked to a page about a cycle to work day and was possibly created from a carbon neutral, soya powered computer by a man with excessive facial hair.

YOURLS: Your Own URL Shortener yourls.org Run your own url shortening service.

TinyURL.com - shorten that long URL into a tiny URL  tinyurl.com Tinyurl url shortener has something n. By clicking on the toolbar button, a TinyURL will be created for the page you are currently at.

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