The Entire History of URL Shorteners

The History of URL Shorteners

How the URL shortener was born and what the future has in store The history of URL shorteners, really? Really. Why are URL shorteners so important anyway? Well, for one, you’re already using URLs almost every single day. They’ve become an integral means of communication in the digital age. There are over 3.7 billion global internet…

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The History of Bit.ly and Goo.gl

A Tale of Two URL Shorteners Did you know that these two well-known companies had a bit of a showdown in the early days? A ‘face off’ called by the press. I mean, when Bitly launched, Google was already dominating. What could the king of online search possibly want with a little URL Shortener? Is the service…

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