How to Shorten a Long URL

Tutorial

Sometimes it is necessary to shorten a long URL. There is a built in functionality called 'Snip URL'  that will make a long URL shorter so that it can be used in different circumstances.

The Snip URL functionality is perfect to use when posting to character limiting social media sites like Twitter.

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1. The Snip URL management can be found under > Utilities > Snip URL

The Snip URL management can be found under Utilities Snip URL

2. Paste the URL to shorten into the 'Long URL' box.

Paste the URL to shorten into the 'Long URL' box.

 

How to Shorten a Long URL
3. Click the 'Create Snip URL' button

Click the button

How to Shorten a Long URL

4. The shorter URL to use will be shown on the following page

The shorter URL to use will be shown on the following page

 

How to Shorten a Long URL