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Short URL’s

  • # September 12, 2012 at 11:16 pm

    Anyone know of a custom URL shortener that also works on localhost (for testing)?

    # September 12, 2012 at 11:33 pm

    I dont have an answer for ya but im reading this article right now, i think it requires a ruby environment but ill keep searching because i was curious about this as well.
    Nevermind, looks like too much work and a little bit outdated..

    Different resource:

    # September 12, 2012 at 11:35 pm

    I have no idea if it will work locally, but if you are using WordPress, check out the Pretty Link plugin.

    # September 12, 2012 at 11:44 pm

    Thanks for the suggestions, guys. I think a plugin might be a bit heavy. I was hoping for something like this:

    Not sure if it works locally, though.

    # September 13, 2012 at 12:28 am

    I think that link I posted above is the answer. Will update tomorrow after testing.

    # September 13, 2012 at 10:25 am

    So after I’ve installed the database and edited everything I needed to, I can’t seem to get it to work.


    It spits out the javascript instead of the actual short url.

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