There are times when you want to integrate the URL Shorteners in your SharePoint websites to make the URL looks shorter and attractive.
What are the possible URL Shorteners available for SharePoint websites? There are plenty of third party paid URL Shorteners available for SharePoint professionals but in this blog post we will see 2 free URL Shorteners for the SharePoint website.
Free URL Shorteners for SharePoint Websites
SharePoint URL Shortener by Paul Liebrand
SharePoint URL Shortener is a SharePoint module created by Paul Liebrand and is available for download from CodePlex.
The SharePoint URL Shortener allows the end users to generate short URLs in the SharePoint website which can be used in various documents, links etc.
The SharePoint URL Shortener 1.0.3 which includes the support for the SharePoint 2010 also allows the users to create custom short name.
More details about SharePoint URL Shortener by Paul Liebrand can be found here
Get Short Link for SharePoint by Jan Tielens
Get Short Link for SharePoint is a solution from Jan Tielens that enables the URL shortening in the SharePoint website for easy sharing of the documents.
The Current version of the project is Get Short Link for SharePoint v1.0 and supports SharePoint 2010 and can be downloaded here
Have you come across any other free URL Shorteners for SharePoint? You can share them in the comments section.