Monthly Archives: March 2011

Why Print Media Should Not Use URL Shorteners

I hate URL shorteners. Simple. It´s an easy way to track links but at the end of the day they are dangerous things. You never really know where they are going to take you until you´ve clicked on the link – perhaps people like them so much because of the rush you get by clicking on something unknown… Don´t get me wrong I do understand their use (tracking and shortening) but I still hate the things. I don´t like not knowing where I´m going to Read More +