WordPress: Using Short Links 2

Now, you have setup a website, signed up with a few affiliate programs and want to share some of your posts and pages to your social media. These links can be lengthy and cause issues if someone wants to copy-paste the links. There is a solution for this for WordPress. Search for URL Shortener plugins and install the one that fits your needs.

You can set a short code for your affiliate or other URLs that are very long; this is very useful, especially for affiliate links.

The link that visitors will see is the domain name + shortlink as shown in the above screen shot. The plugins also have many settings and keep track on the clicks for each shortened link.


will become https://yourdomain.com/shortlink

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