Friday, 14 January 2011

Tiny URLs - great for a Tweet

You are all aware of how cumbersome some URLs can be. Well, since the advent of Twitter, with its 140 character limit to tweets, the URL shortener can be a boon. The results look meaningless, but sometimes it can be useful: especially in Tweets. Here is an example. The following is a link to the page about my novel called SANDMAN: and its shortened version is Take a much longer URL like the following link to my page: and the tiny version is only
OK, they're not the easiest things to type, and they are case-sensitive, but they have their uses.

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