This page contains, probably, the largest list of URL shortening web services you have ever seen. These services allow to take any longer url and make it much shorter and easier to remember, share and type. Some of the URL shorteners in the list:

  • Contain tracking infomation so you can see who is clicking your short url.
  • Allow you to specify custom text for the short url so it is easier to remember.
  • Allow you specify all lower case characters for the short url which makes it easier to remember and use ...

You will also find a brief tutorial explaining how url shorteners work.