How to Make URL Short

tiny_URLA excellently good resource for Bloggers and Web site builder to use. 

If you are facing problem due to long URL’s which you are linking from your web site in that case you can shorten the Link by using these excellent utility called TinyURL.

Just pass your URL and it short it and give u the alternative one. Excellent one to even hide your affiliates.

You can use this in following situations…..

Redirection to any page in your site!

TinyURL will help you in making the URL smaller by more than 50% reduction or even more. If u want to see an Example just check the  below…

Entering that URL into TinyURL will create a URL like

With this you can then redirect anyone to anywhere within your site by appending a slash and the pages filename to it. So if you have a page at let say

you can use the URL and going to this URL will forward the visitor to the page in your website.

For Hiding your affiliate URLs

Do you want post something and also make it sure that the post  URL does not reveal the actual URL , why because it might give away that it’s an affiliate link?

In that case you can enter the URL into TinyURL, and your affiliate link will be hidden from the visitor, only the address and the ending address will be visible to your visitors.

For Your Convenience  I am putting a script for you to use and check….

Enter a long URL to make tiny:


Now a day Google is also offering Google shortening service , 

One other very popular shorten service is

Tiny url service is very popular among Twitter user , who want to share on twitter.

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4 Responses

  1. ANAND says:

    Is this good method ? Won’t google penalize this ?

  2. Shivani says:

    How to do the same when url has querystrings/parameters which are set at runtime? Thanks in advance

    • Shekhar says:

      This is possible theoretically Shivani, but practically I have not find any reliable solution

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