Wednesday, March 11, 2009

From Short to SHORTER..

Today as I was checking some stuffs online, I came across something very interesting. Not just any URL shrinker, but a shrinker that shrinks URL way more shorter than

So what's new? !!

So let's take a look at the difference between these two:

1. When tested with TinyURL, my blog link becomes

Total characters (including http://) is 25 in length.
Characters here are in the form of alphanumeric.

2. When tested with, my blog link becomes http://➡.ws/θΆ΄

(because of's limitation, please kindly copy the URL and paste it into the address bar to check it out)

Total characters (including http://) is 6 in length.
Characters here are in the form of alpha-symbols.

What's best about, is that it's also free and there's no need for any sign up.. =) Also you can select your "arrow" symbol. I find it quite interesting. Another fascinating feature is that it allows you have a short preview (splashpage) of the real destinated URL that you're forwarded to. At the same time, it provides a short link from, just in case if you're not too familiar with it.. =D

Only drawback of, is that there is a chance of anyone ending up with a "horny turtle" symbol.. LOL!

And make the best of it =P


  1. haha.. yeah it is.. i find it interesting.. but of course, not all that convenient with