Bitly

Bitly

A popular URL shortening site that condenses long URLs into short ones under the bit.ly domain (which happens to use the Libyan country code "ly." Users can also create a custom name as long as it has not been taken; for example, the Bitly link to a video of this product on YouTube is bit.ly/CDEhistory. See URL shortening.
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Be suspicious of internet links included in the email, especially if the URL has been shortened using a service like Bitly.
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And you should always condense or shrink the URL links through bitly.
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It's a by invitation-only site during the test period, but Twitter, Dropbox, Bitly, Pinterest and Tumblr have signed on as partners.
Given the success of URL-shortening programs, like Bitly and TinyURL that take long web addresses and shorten them for the character limit, Twitter launches its own URL shortener: t.
Now barring some massive intervention, it seems certain" (read his article at bitly.
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