Tag: tinyurl

  • On URL Shortening

    URL shortening has been the subject of [much][josh] [discussion][scripting] recently, and there is one big reason: Twitter. Twitter has exploded in usage in the last 6 months, and with that has come a sharp increase in both the number of and use of third-party URL redirection services. [Bit.ly][bitly], [TinyURL][tinyurl], [Twitpic][twitpic], and the rest, are just…