5 Best URL Shorteners For Long Page URLS

August 23, 2019

URL shorteners are very useful in making long page URLs manageable. URL Shorteners has been around since 2002 but has rise up with the growth of Twitter. Not only does it make long URLs manageable, but it also help you track the visits and gather click data.

In today’s article, we will list 5 of the best and free URL Shorteners that can help you manage URLs and track them.


1. Bit.ly

Bit.ly is one of our favourites as we find the platform easy to use and most of all, they offer free, basic and customized solutions. You can choose which one suits you best. Not only that, you can see your link’s performance and other metrics such as click-through rates, geographic locations and channel stats on their dashboard. Apart from these, you can also customize your links, branded links helps people recognise your brand.


2. TinyURL.com

TinyURL is created as a free service. With TinyURL, the links in your emails won’t break and it will never expire.


3. Ow.ly

Ow.ly is a URL shortener that is connected with the social media management tool Hootsuite. With this service you can shorten links, measure traffic and validate your social ROI inside the Hootsuite dashboard. Before, this service was available for everyone but due to increase security for their users, Ow.ly has been moved to the Hootsuite platform.


4. Rebrandly

With Rebrandly, your brands visibility is boosted. You may also track your email marketing efforts, social media, ads and SEO through this service.


5. StumbleUpon

StumbleUpon has now moved to Mix. This bookmarking site makes it possible to shorten URL with their service and sharing a post is easier to your other social media accounts.


Whichever you use, we can guarantee that these URL shorteners can definitely meet what you expect them to do. You may choose from free or paid service.


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