for linking to web pages in a tiny way
an URL, email or Bitcoin address
What is tny.im?
tny.im is another URL shortener - except that we do shortening much better than others. URL shorteners let you to turn long and ugly URLs into smaller links like http://tny.im/3A.
tny.im does just that, and more: statistics of the clicks in your links, Bitcoin address shortening and email protection; optional URL preview, bookmarklets for easy shortening and an optional toolbar for social sharing are just some of the features.
To view detailed click statistics for any short URL, just add the plus sign
+ after it, like this:
Short link editing
The person who created a short link can edit it later, through the functionality in the Manage tab of the statistics page for that link. Make sure to save the passcode given when a new URL is shortened.
Short URLs are often considered unsafe because their destination is unknown. To preview any tny.im short URL, add the tilde sign
~ to its end, for instance:
Shorten URLs at the click of a bookmark on your favorite web browser - no extensions, apps or plugins required!
tny.im has a public API that allows developers to integrate this service with their websites and applications.
Not just URLs
This service allows for shortening URLs, email addresses and Bitcoin addresses, and we plan on adding support for transforming other things to a short URL.
tny.im can show a simple toolbar with social sharing options on the shorten URL. To open the toolbar, add
t/ after the
tny.im/ part of the shorten URL. See an example of the toolbar:
Short link visitors can choose to close the toolbar once or for all. The toolbar is forcibly shown on links with more than 250 clicks.
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