Shorten URL Alternatives

    Shorten URL is described as 'Firefox extension that shortens long URLs from the context menu or toolbar button, with your selected URL shortener. The result is displayed in location bar. Shorten URL supports more than 100 URL shorteners' and is an app in the Web Browsers category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Shorten URL for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Self-Hosted solutions, Linux, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is bit.ly, which is free. Other great apps like Shorten URL are YOURLS (Free, Open Source), TinyURL (Free), adf.ly (Free) and URL Multishortener (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Sep 20, 2019

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      • Internet Explorer
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      Shorten URLs from anywhere with bit.ly. Bit.ly allows users to shorten, share, and track links (URLs). Reducing the URL length makes sharing easier. Bit.ly is available as a website, as a bookmarklet, and as a robust and open API.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Cloudron
      YOURLS is a set of PHP script that will allow you to run your own URL shortener, a la TinyURL/bit.ly
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    1. Are you sick of posting URLs in emails only to have it break when sent causing the recipient to have to cut and paste it back together? Then youve come to the right place.
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    2. Earn money for each visitor to your shortened links with adf.ly! Use a URL shortening service that pays. adf.ly is a free URL shortening service with a twist: get paid to share your links on the Internet! Just register for an account and start shrinking.
      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      • Google Chrome
      • Chromium
      • Firefox
      Each day have more and more shorteners on the Internet. This list currently available in the URL MultiShortener browser extension. They also are now separated by tabs; those that generate income by CPM, CPA or no.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      Shorten long web addresses quickly and easily, with no registration required.
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    3. Changes a big URL into tiny URL. With link editing and management after creation, detailed click statistics, QR Codes and much more!
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    4. Free URL-forwarding, domain-forwarding, URL-Cloaking, free favicon-selection and free E-mail-forwarding. Individually selectable domains with extension net.tf, eu.tf, de.tf, at.tf, co.at.tf, ch.tf for FREE: Forwarding to each URL from every provider!

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    5. Welcome to whaa.tk! Are you sick of sharing long URL's to your friends? Would you like to rick roll a friend without him having any idea about the link you're referring him to? Then you've come to the right place!

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      The URL returned by TightURL returns a HTTP Redirect to the browser, which causes it to load the original very long URL.
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