ln -s Alternatives

    ln -s is described as 'or lns is link-shortener like goo.gl simple and clean design provides a quick way to shorten a link'. There are more than 50 alternatives to ln -s, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Self-Hosted solutions, SaaS and Windows. The best alternative is Kutt, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to ln -s are bit.ly (Freemium), Polr (Free, Open Source), YOURLS (Free, Open Source) and Catbox (Free).

    This page was last updated Sep 15, 2021

    1. Get push notifications when your links are clicked! Hyperlink is the easiest way to find out if your links are getting clicked on. No need for expensive and complicated analytics tools that only show you yesterday's statistics. Are my links getting clicked on?
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      With Hive every brand is a publisher today, create custom URLs for content!.
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    2. Fast and secure link shortener and expander. It is different from typical URL shortener because of its transparency.
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      GlimpseLink allows you to customize the link preview of any URL on social media. Just specify the title, description and image to generate a short link with a customized preview!.
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      The Flipmsg URL Shortener, allows you to turn long URL's to short URL's. Gives you the best analytics and stats of any other shortener, with world map to see where your visitors are coming from. Segmentation to tiers and Quality score.
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    3. Cutyfox URL Shortener shortens the long link of your current website and copies the short version into your clipboard. You can generate bit.ly, goo.gl, is.gd and mcaf.ee links.
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      DIksi is a Free custom URL Shortener with advanced links tracking and Link Management Platform. Shorten and replace long URL to short link. Track your links and Share with QR code.
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    4. lknSuite contains online productivity tools. SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE Manage and schedule posts to multiple social media profiles on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Wordpress (Self hosted wordpress sites and wordpress.com blogs) and more, all from one app – lknSuite!
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      All-in-One Link Platform for Brands and Creators: Shorten and manage links with your own domain, generate dynamic QR codes, build link landing pages for social media.
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      Pygmy: Open-source, extensible & easy-to-use URL shortener.

      Discontinued

      The official website is unavailable, and the last update was in May 2019.

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