35 Free URL Shortener

Here’s 35 sites that have url shortener service, with alphabetical listing.

Note: some of these websites require an account in order to use additional services.

Don’t worry, those link will redirect to my own blog.🙂


1L2.us (features : API key, add-ons)

Nothing more than the simplest URL shortener there is.

http://1l2.us/y2

1L2.us - URL Shortener - One tiny link to us

As you can see, we’re keeping it simple.
There’s no need to log in or give us your e-mail address. The Crusher automatically calculates an API Key for you.
There are also no stats. Your url activity is private.

Limits:
1. The URL maximum length is 600 characters
2. Maximum 200 requests per Api Key per day.
3. ApiKeys expire after 6 months of inactivity

3.ly (features : API, preview, bookmarklets)

The shortest in the world !

http://3.ly/hdhc-

Threely

Threely – 3.ly is the Shortest URL Shortener in the World!
– Threely uses the shortest possible domain name: 3.ly – only 3 characters short!

A.MD (features : custom, bookmarklets, add-ons, API)

Free Shrink Links for Mobile and Web

http://a.md/1FN

AMD Free Shrink Links for Mobile and Web

We will our best to provide free short URL service for you!!

adf.ly (features : payout)

The URL shortening service that pays you! Earn money for every visitor to your links.

http://adf.ly/4rhm

adf.ly - The URL shortening service that pays you

We are 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. You get paid for every person that visits your URLs.

Earn more than $2.00 / 1000 visitors to your links. Get tiny URLs, great for when text space is limited. All advertising is strictly family-safe with no popups. Real-time statistics with revenue breakdown. Refer users and get a massive 20% commission. Many tools – Mass Shrinker, Easy Link, API. Easy-to-reach $5.00 minimum payout.

AX.ag (features : preview, API)

The world fastest URL shortener !

http://ax.ag/ztvesy

AX.ag - the world fastest url shortener

AX.ag allows users to shorten and share links (URLs). Reducing the URL length makes sharing so much easier. This is useful in many circumstances e.g. in email clients that break long URLs. AX.ag can be accessed through our website, bookmarklets and an open API for developers.

Watch sites which other users have compressed before you. Browse through the freshest ones😉
Because of security matters, AX.ag provides a website preview via thumbnail. So you can see the site before clicking on a shortened link.

  • Shorten web addresses for emails, forum posts, blogs etc. which cannot handle long URLs and might wrap them, making them unclickable
  • Lower the character count when texting web addresses to a mobile phone
  • Hide the real URLs of affiliate links from visitors to your site
  • Obscure your real email address from bots which harvest them to spam (enter an address like mailto:myaddress@myisp.com). Note that this feature does appear to be browser dependant so such links may not work in every browser
  • Circumvent protections on sites which don’t allow direct links to a competitor’s site (if you are violating a site’s terms you do so at your own risk)
  • Clean up bookmarks for social bookmarking sites or sites with low character limits like Twitter

bit.ly (features : bookmarklets, add-ons, API, mobile, preview, tracking)

Shorten, share, and track your links

http://bit.ly/a58PMN

bit.ly allows users to shorten, share, and track links (URLs). Reducing the URL length makes sharing easier. bit.ly can be accessed through our website, bookmarklets and a robust and open API. bit.ly is also integrated into several popular third-party tools such as Tweetdeck. A more full list of third party tools can be found on the bit.ly blog. Unique user-level and aggregate links are created, allowing users to view complete, real-time traffic and referrer data, as well as location and metadata. Tracking stats are available after users shorten their long links with bit.ly by clicking on the “Info+” link on bit.ly, or just adding a “+” sign to the end of any bit.ly link

bukaini.com (features : custom, SEO)

Jadikan URL affiliasi anda pendek dan mudah diingat

http://bukaini.com/msnug

BUKAini.com adalah layanan Gratis penyingkat / Redirect URL yang panjang agar lebih praktis dan mudah diingat. Layanan ini juga dapat dimanfaatkan untuk menyembunyikan link afiliasi atau referral sehingga tidak disalah gunakan oleh orang lain.
BUKAini.com sengaja dibuat dengan harapan dapat menjadi media yang dapat mempermudah serta mendukung para pelaku Bisnis Internet.

CekTKP.com (features : shorten, extract, multi-services)

Free URL Shortener, Supports Multi services

http://cektkp.com/79s

URL Shortener and URL Extractor created by Takien

This website also can be accessed from http://ketkp.com

On the next release this will be able to create short URL and extract URL from:

  • shorturl.com
  • metamark.net
  • tiny.cc
  • shorl.com
  • notlong.com
  • 6url.com
  • simurl.com
  • is.gd

cowurl.com (features : bookmarklets, custom)

Best Short URL Service

http://9pcnrq.cowurl.com

CowURL© provides short domain service instead of short URL with trailing slash. Our short domains are easy to remember since you have control of your short domain by personalization. CowURL© is hosted on fast dedicated server which guarantees high server uptime.

Fwd4.Me (features : API, custom, preview, statistics, add-ons)

The UK’s Number One URL Shortener

http://fwd4.me/ZDg?

Go2.me (features : bookmarklets)

Link Shortening and Discussion Service : Send a Link – Start a Conversation

http://u.go2.me/3rK

You can use Go2.me to take any long link (URL) and convert it to a shorter one that you can send in Twitter, IM, or Email messages. Your link will display the page you want to share alongside a chat window to exchange comments with your readers.

  • Discuss – Exchange comments with your readers on every link page.
  • Feedback – See how many people are visiting and commenting on your links.
  • Personalized – Pick a nickname to save a summary of all the links you’ve shared.
  • Promote – Promote your link by adding one or more “[tags]” to any comment – the most popular links for each tag are listed in their own page.
  • Easy Sharing – Single-click sharing of your links via Email, Facebook, or Twitter.
  • Shorter links – Go2.me links are only 19 characters long – perfect for Twitter messages.

ho.io (features : bookmarklets, custom)

ho.io URL Shortener

http://ho.io/d4rq

ho.io is a brand new URL shortening service. By reducing the URL length, you can share addresses easily with others. This is especially useful where space is limited, such as twitter tweets.

We promise that this service will be around as long as the Internet exists. We piggyback off a high powered hosting provider and are prepared to handle as many users as you can throw at us.

Hooot.com (R.I.P)

http://hooot.com/37867/

Update: I found this site has been suspended.😦

is.gd (features: preview)

The Shortest URLs Around

http://is.gd/e5gKK-

Here are just a few of the many uses for is.gd’s URL shortening service: –

  • Shorten web addresses for emails, forum posts, blogs etc. which cannot handle long URLs and might wrap them, making them unclickable
  • Lower the character count when texting web addresses to a mobile phone
  • Hide the real URLs of affiliate links from visitors to your site
  • Obscure your real email address from bots which harvest them to spam (enter an address like mailto:myaddress@myisp.com). Note that this feature does appear to be browser dependant so such links may not work in every browser
  • Circumvent protections on sites which don’t allow direct links to a competitor’s site (if you are violating a site’s terms you do so at your own risk)
  • Clean up bookmarks for social bookmarking sites or sites with low character limits like Twitter

IUV.be (features : API, statistics, preview)

Best OpenSource URL Shortener

http://iuv.be?6o-

JanURL.com (features : check url, statistics)

Penyingkat URL

http://janurl.com/j

JanURL adalah sebuah aplikasi berbasis web yang memiliki fungsi utama untuk membuat URL baru yang singkat untuk URL yang panjang.

lnk.ly (features : preview, bookmarklets, track)

Free URL shortener service. Turns a long URL into a much shorter one.

http://lnk.ly/elkd+

moourl.com (features : bookmarklets)

the web’s cutest URL shortening service

http://moourl.com/8bx00

Welcome to the web’s cutest URL shortening service. If you have a really loooong URL, just paste it in the text field below, and we’ll milk it, creating a moourl for you. It lasts forever, It can be easily copied to your clipboard, and It’s really cute.

nn.nf (features : preview, bookmarklets, API)

Url Shortener. Shorten your URL !

http://nn.nf/658h=

Ow.ly

Shorten urls, share files and track visits.

http://ow.ly/2lOqD

ptng.tk

URL Shortener – URL agan kepanjangan? potong aja gan!

http://ptng.tk/ab

Mo ngepost link di Twitter, tapi URL agan kepanjangan? potong aja gan! silahkan paste URL agan di bawah ini, kemudian pencet aja tombolnya, kelar itu copy-paste URL yang udah dipotong tadi.

phost.net

best free url shortener service

http://phost.net/c7

phost.net is the best free URL shortener service. Usage is very simple, enter URL that you would like to shorten and press button. We will do the rest. Now, whenever you need access that page you can simply by entering the shortened phost.net URL.

QuickLink.to (custom)

The Best URL Shortener – URL Shortening Service – Short URL – Shorter URL – World’s Shortest URL

http://quicklink.to/ndc

shr.im (features : custom, API, statistics, bookmarklets)

just an url shortener

http://shr.im/zoW

sn.im (features : API, bookmarklets, multi-shrink, custom)

Snipurl – Snurl – Snipr – Sn.im – Cl.lk – Snippetty snip snip with your looong URLs! Short URL goodness since 2001

http://sn.im/109vl1

to.ly (features : API, bookmarklets)

Shrink your URL with to.ly

http://to.ly/5RsP

to.ly was created by the Swedish entrepreneur Jonas Lejon and his company Triop AB. Jonas has created lots of cool websites in the past such as BlogBackuprTweetBackupDownload11.

Bad links/malware are checked against the SURBL database and Google Safe Browsing API.

tiny.cc (features : custom, API, statistics, charts, bookmarklets)

where big things fit in tiny packages

http://tiny.cc/rujnn

Make email-friendly links. Use on blogs, forums, social networks, instant messages, online publications or ad campaigns. Shorten and track it for business or educational projects.

tinyurl.com (features : bookmarklets, custom, preview)

Shorten that long URL into a tiny URL

http://tinyurl.com/29lnlux
http://preview.tinyurl.com/29lnlux

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 you’ve 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 postings and never expires.

tra.kz (features : custom, API)

URL shortener for all things music

http://tra.kz/h3px

 

 

What is tra.kz?
  • tra.kz connects artists with their fan communities on Twitter to promote music and related content
  • tra.kz is how fans and members of the Twitter community share music and cool music content
  • Music brings peace, love, and happiness, so share it, spread it, and tra.kz it!

twe.ly

Shrink your link!

http://twe.ly/Mrh

 

Features

Shrink Shrink Shorten any URL so it easily fits within Twitter’s 140-character limit.

Twitter Twitter Integration Post your shortened link directly to Twitter and follow the conversation.

Stats Stats See who’s visiting your URL and where they came from.

Tags Tags Assign Twitter-compatible hashtags to any URL and discover related links.

Popular Links Popular Links See the most visited URLs of the past 12 hours.

Screenshots Screenshots View and save a screenshot of any URL in the system.

 

tik.la (features : very simple)

Fast, Easy, Short

http://tik.la/ukbM

kxk.me (features : widget/API, multi-mode)

URL Shortening, URL Shortner, Twitter URL Shortener with Tracking and Short URL

http://kxk.me/2JksY

nxy.in (features : API, ads)

Welcome to best url shortner with free analytics

http://nxy.in/4elij

NXY is an analytical tool which allows you to shorten your URLs and track down the click streams on the shortened links. The shortened URLs are usually shared in the social networking platforms where the network responds to the shared link by clicking on it.

NXY is a packaged application that allows user to create community which can be used to promote your domain. This feature is being mentioned as the Corporate Account. More will be described in this document.

xipi.org (features: API, bookmarklets, expires, password, register)

Best URL Shortener – Shorten, Share, And Track Your URLs

http://www.xipi.org/7b6a0b

Short URL Cloaking Service + Marketing:

  • easy to handle your long URLs;
  • redirects statistic: timing, refering sites, IP addresses;
  • easy marketingyour visitors’ country, ZIP, refering pages;
  • set temporary download links and protect them with password;
  • more privacy – hide your URLs from search engines and bots.

Even better news: this short URL service is free to use and you don’t have to register to use all of it’s functionality (except URLs editing).

y2u.be (features : API)

Shorten that YouTube.com URL into a short URL

http://youtu.be/IereRLNYIQE

About y2u.be

y2u.be is a free YouTube short URL service. You can use the shorten URL for Twitter, e-mail and blog.

Why y2u.be?

y2u.be is only for YouTube movie URL , cannot shorten other URLs. The link by y2u.be redirect to YouTube, so you can clarify that shortening URL link is not any advertising or illegal link.

ye-s.com (features : API, toolbar)

URL Shortener Toolbar

http://ye-s.com/ubc94a

What is Ye-s Url Shortener?

It’s a free service enable you to turn sick long url’s to cool short ones in a click of a button.

How Can I get use of Ye-s url’s?

The use of link shorteners are countless, you can use ye-s.com service In some social networks like twitter.com which not allows a post with more than 140 characters, even sending a text message  or  using it to hide your affiliate links or private links … and so on.

* Update : Bonus Email Shortener

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