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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 a URL Shortener in the web browsers category. There are more than 10 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, TinyURL, adf.ly and Tiny.cc.

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  • Firefox

Shorten URL is a Firefox extension that shortens long URLs from the context menu or toolbar button, with your selected URL...

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  1. bit.ly icon

    bit.ly

    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • Internet Explorer
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox
    141 alternatives to bit.ly 

    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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    1.  IFTTT IntegrationYou can connect different services to automatically trigger actions within bit.ly using IFTTT.
    Plugin for Firefox  Expand bit.ly links (and many other short links) on any web page to see page titles and links to bit.ly Info pages before clicking.
    The bit.ly Bookmarklet shortens your long link so you can share your bit.ly link on Twitter, Gmail, Email, or Facebook.
  2. YOURLS icon

    YOURLS

    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Cloudron
    117 alternatives to YOURLS 

    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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  3. TinyURL icon

    TinyURL

    127 alternatives to TinyURL 

    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. By entering in a URL in the text field below, we will create a tiny URL that will not break in email...

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  4. adf.ly icon

    adf.ly

    136 alternatives to adf.ly 

    Earn money for each visitor to your shortened links with adf.ly! Use a URL shortening service that pays.

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    Tiny.cc

    84 alternatives to Tiny.cc 

    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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  6. URL Multishortener icon

    URL Multishortener

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • Google Chrome
    • Chromium
    • Firefox
    10 alternatives to URL Multishortener 

    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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    1.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in URL Multishortener without registration.
    2.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsURL Multishortener can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    • is.gd icon

      is.gd

      94 alternatives to is.gd 

      Shorten long web addresses quickly and easily, with no registration required.

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      This app doesn't have any features at the moment.
    • Wurlie icon

      Wurlie

      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • PHP
      95 alternatives to Wurlie 

      Create your own Short Url Site now. The Wurlie PHP script comes with 100% source code, support and free updates.

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    • AlpenNIC icon

      AlpenNIC

      97 alternatives to AlpenNIC 

      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:

      Discontinued

      Website/app unavailable.

      FREE domains with extension de.tf, at.tf, co.at.tf, ch.tf, net.tf eu.tf + PathForwarding
    • Whaa.tk icon

      Whaa.tk

      96 alternatives to Whaa.tk 

      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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      Discontinued

      The website is no longer accessible.

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