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Should I Choose a Long URL or a Short One?

Oct 122016


Generally speaking, the shorter and more concise your URL is, the better. A shorter URL is easier to remember, fits easily on printed material, and is more likely to “stick” in someone’s head so it can be recalled. Also, if you have a creative brand name, a short URL consisting just of your company will be easier to find if someone types it directly into their browser’s address bar. For the most part, a short domain is better […]

5 Reasons Why URL Shorteners Are Useful

Oct 102016


URL shorteners, such as kbit.co and goo.gl, are services that help take longer URLs (which can be over a hundred characters long) and transform them into manageable links that almost never exceed 20 characters. URL shorteners are not new - TinyURL has been around since 2002. But their popularity has skyrocketed with the rise of Twitter, which only allows for 140 characters in any message […]

A Case For Using Link Shorteners To Promote Your Content

Oct 102016


Sometimes you just need a shorter link.

Twitter messages have limited real estate, and you have to make your characters count. Or maybe you’re using UTM tracking tags that make your link look ugly. Maybe you want a simple URL to put in a print add, or want to be kind to mobile readers of your content. Whatever the case, the answer seems to be using a link shortener […]


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