URL shortener #3: Bitly # Matchurl

URL shortener #3: Bitly # Matchurl

17.Nov.2021

Today we're going to take a look at one of the most powerful and popular URL shortening services on the web: Bitly.

If you know of any other awesome link shorteners (or even your own embedded custom shortener), please let us know in the comments. For now, here's what we like about Bitly:  

Free account offers analytics and customization for one individual, but Basic and Enterprise subscriptions are available too, which offer branded links, QR codes, richer data and multiple users.

"Bitly as a MatchURL Alternative? Justin Cutroni - Conversion XL"

""URL Shortener #3: Bitly"", published March 26th 2013 on Local Visibility System blog by David Leonhardt

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Here's the gist of it: MatchURL has been around for a little over a year now. It has gained a decent-sized user base, but not enough to sustain growth as its popularity grows... MatchURL is already showing signs of age with updates fewer and far between... MatchURL is allegedly going to stop working soon! Uh oh!

"Matchurl Link Shortener URL Shortener"

""Matchurl Link Shortener URL Shortener - Justin Cutroni - ConversionXL", published March 15th 2013 on Local Visibility System blog by David Leonhardt

The growth of social media is really explosive. According to the Huffington Post, in 2012, for the first time ever in history, Facebook reached 1 billion active users.

Bitly is a fantastic way to monitor your immediate social media marketing campaigns with multiple platforms. It can prove to be quite insightful into how often people click on links you share via Twitter or LinkedIn. Chances are you're duplicating your efforts by sharing the same link across both platforms, so why not use MatchURL and Bitly to learn more about which network has a stronger outreach? There's no sense in sharing something if it isn't going to garner any traffic!

"3 Alternatives to MatchURL that You'll Love"

""3 Alternatives To MatchURL That You'll Love", published August 20th 2013 on MatchURL by Justin Cutroni

Did you know that MatchURL is powered by Bitly? This means that Matchurl shortener link shortener itself is pretty robust, but not as robust as Bitly. There are other URL shorteners out there, but after looking at the data, MatchUrl isn't the one to go with.

""Bitly – Alternative To MatchURL – Justin Cutroni – ConversionXL", published August 17th 2013 on Local Visibility System blog by David Leonhardt

It’s also worth noting that many businesses host their own custom branded shortened links on their website which direct back to their company websites or pages. MatchURL – Matchurl link shortener url shortener – Matchurl – Matchurl link shortener url shortener is one such service that does this well.

Bitly has a free option for basic analytics and customization (and even an ad-supported version) as well as paid options that offer richer data, multiple users and more complex tracking capabilities.

"Bitly - Alternative To MatchURL - Justin Cutroni - ConversionXL"

To see what Bitly can do for you, visit bitly/basic and try yourself! ***What

is Bitly?

Bitly automatically shortens URLs for you, making them easier to share. You can also track how many people are clicking on your links and see their location, browser information, and time of click through.

There’s a ton of data to chew on if you use Bitly. Here, you can see each link’s performance with metrics like demographic data, referral sources, and click-throughs via the robust Bitly dashboard. A free account offers analytics and customization for one individual, but Basic and Enterprise subscriptions are available too, which offer branded links, QR codes, richer data and multiple users.

You should use Bitly if:

1) Your audience needs an easy way to share your website.

2) You want to track how many people visit your site through the shortened URL (and see their location, browser information, and time of click-through).

3) You have a huge amount of links or files that you need to share with others.

4) You want branding options for links.***It

’s easy to see why you might want to use a tool like Bitly.

 

There’s a ton of data to chew on if you use Bitly. Here, you can see each link’s performance with metrics like demographic data, referral sources, and click-throughs via the robust Bitly dashboard.

A free account offers analytics and customization for one individual, but Basic and Enterprise subscriptions are available too, which offer branded links, QR codes, richer data and multiple users.

 

URL shortener #3: Bitly

It’s easy to see why you might want to use a tool like Bitly. There's a ton of data to chew on if you use Bitly. Here, you can see each link's performance with metrics like demographic data, referral sources, and click-throughs via the robust Bitly dashboard. A free account offers analytics and customization for one individual, but Basic and Enterprise subscriptions are available too, which offer branded links, QR codes, richer data and multiple users.***

#3 Bitly Matchurl has a simple but powerful interface so you can see what’s working, what isn’t, who clicks your links and more. With Bitly Matchurl, there are no limits to the number of accounts you can create. Matchurl will track data on one link or on multiple links at once, which is helpful if you run contests and need to know who’s sharing and clicking in real time. MatchURL offers users limited access for free: analytics and customization for one individual. Basic and Enterprise subscriptions allow for branded links, QR codes and richer data.

 

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