Like with Twitter, these web tools help shorten a long URL and make it easy on the eyes. Twitter's micro-blogging made is necessary to cut down on the number of characters a URL would use. Emailing or posting links can get a bit messy. So, shortening a web address has become somewhat necessary. Some of the services below allow for customizable URL's and tracking services determine the number of times it was used.
11 Tools to Shorten URLS by Lee Odden. So, if you want more information, find it on the web. It's out there. Then, share the ed-tech tools you locate with a tiny URL.
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