Does Google still have a URL shortener?

Does Google still have a URL shortener?

Update: Google has shut down its URL shortening service. The existing links created with will continue to redirect to their intended destination. Simply visit, sign-in and then create a shortened link by pasting your target URL into the box and clicking the SHORTEN URL button.

How do I create a custom short URL for free?

Like TinyURL, is a quick and easy free URL shortener. On Tiny.CC, you can post a long URL into the box on the front page, add an optional custom link ending, and click “shorten” to make the link shorter.

Is BL link free?

INK offers a free domain that you can use with your free plan. Use this domain to create branded short URLs—made from real words—with BL.

Why did Google discontinue URL shortener?

For security, Google added automatic spam system detection based on the same type of filtering technology used in Gmail. The service has not been accepting new users since April 13, 2018 and Google discontinued the service for existing users on March 30, 2019.

Why did Google get rid of URL shortener?

The reason has been shut down is because it has been superceded by new technology called Firebase Dynamic Links (FDL). “Starting April 13, 2018, anonymous users and users who have never created short links before today will not be able to create new short links via the console.

Is bit ly free?

Bitly price: Free plan with limited customization; Basic plan from $35/month with branded domains, more links per month, and support.

Is Bitly or TinyURL better?

TinyURL is another link shortener tool with a very different look and feel from Bitly. In fact, TinyURL became available before Bitly. This tool is best for users who just need to generate short links on occasion, and don’t really have a use for advanced link management or tracking features.