By Jess Stratton | Monday, September 16, 2013
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Have you ever found yourself frustrated after pasting a URL into your Twitter update and finding there’s only a few characters left for your post? Well, I have good news: There’s a simple solution that lets you have your cake and eat it, too.
In this week’s tutorial, I’ll cover what a URL shortening service can do for you, introduce some of the shortening services and the options they provide, and explain some reasons you’d want to consider using a URL shortener to begin with.
In the second, members-only video, I’ll go into further detail on a popular URL shortening service called Bit.ly, and what makes it stand out from the others. Check back next week for another Productivity Pointer!
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