Twitter short URL’s share: Statistics

As you may know, the trend of URL Shortening services started with Twitter. These services are mostly used by twitter to embed website link into its tweets which are limited to 140 characters.

I’ve found a statistical graph that shows, which URL shortening services are how much popular on Twitter. The stats are based on data collected during a 24 hour period.

Twitter URL Shortening services share

As seen above, is the winner with a major share of 53.75%. That’s because is the default service used by twitter to shorten its links. [via]


Mayur Agarwal is the founder and editor-in-chief of WebTrickz. As a Technology enthusiast and an Internet addict, he loves sharing useful How To’s and Tips & Tricks. Follow him @mayurjango on Twitter.

3 Responses

  1. Luis Cachay says:

    What do i have to do to to obtaines shortened website names? I have posted some comments on Twitter (Twitted) but the letters are counted complete, not shrinked.

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