Choosing a free URL shortener for your business, website, blog, or music

Choosing a free URL shortener for your business If you’re not already using a URL shortener, you really should be. Long, ugly links with tons of characters and visible tracking parameters are things of the past. Let’s face it, nobody likes looking at them, so why would they want to click on them? Brands do everything in their power to attract and please customers. They put a lot of time into creating a brand identity and tone of voice so that their messaging and creative accurately reflect their brand values and mission. But none of that counts for much if there’s one rogue element in everything they’re sharing with their audience. And what is that rogue element? You guessed it- a long, ugly link.  With thousands of free URL shorteners on the market, it can be tough to know which one you should use. I’m here to tell you that while most of them are carbon copies of one another, there are a select few that deserve a special mention. Ready to jump straight in? We’ve included some shortcuts here so you can easily find what you’re looking for: 1. Get Small URL 2. YOURLS 3. TinyURL Otherwise, let’s get started by taking a look at the benefits of using a free URL shortener in the first place. 

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