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GentleSource Short URL

Description

This plugin creates a short URL from the blog post permalink and stores it
in the database. The URL is displayed below the blog post along with a link
to twitter that passes the short URL on.

You can use all short URL services that offer an API. Here are a few:

  • http://melt.li/
  • http://lin.io/
  • http://unrelo.com/
  • http://bit.ly/
  • http://u.nu/
  • http://tinyurl.com/

Screenshots

  • Short URL settings page

Installation

  1. Upload the gentlesource_shorturl folder to /wp-content/plugins/.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. You can change the default short URL service in ‘Settings’ -> ‘Short URL’

FAQ

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Contributors & Developers

“GentleSource Short URL” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.2.0

  • Added melt.li

1.1.4

  • Change: unrelo.com API key

1.1.3

  • Bugfix: Wrong path for public template

1.1.2

  • Change: Don’t display anything if there is no short URL

1.1.1

  • Bugfix: Wrong path for settings template

1.1.0

  • Added more API URLs
  • Improved API URL selection

1.0.0

  • Initial release