How to shorten your URL

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Introduction

In the following video, we will talk about different URL-shortening options and applications of URL-shortening for businesses. URL shortening is useful in personal life as well as in public and private industry. Some URL-shortening professional offerings include other related benefits like integration with Google analytics and tracking of how social activity relates to a company’s key performance indicators.


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Here are some other websites that tell you how to shorten your URL: shortswitch.com, goo.gl, awe.sm, ow.ly, BudURL, and droplr.com.

Conclusion

In conclusion, URL shortening is a business tool that simplifies client interaction with a company website by shortening the URL for use in Twitter tweets and by making the URL more user-friendly in general. Some URL shorteners are available for no charge (bit.ly and goog.gl), and Short Switch offers reasonable prices for URL shortening plus basic analytics of the information gathered through the shortened URL’s. The free services would be adequate for many smaller companies; for some small to moderately sized businesses, the simpler, low-priced services like what Short Switch offers would be suitable. Large corporations with full information technology staffing would be able to develop their own URL-shortening, as well as their own methods of gathering that information to understand client’s reactions to their products and services.

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Recommended Resource

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Google Analytics is the free tool used by millions of web site owners to assess the effectiveness of their efforts.

References

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/URL_shortening


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