URL shortening is the perfect solution when it comes to improving the appearance of your links and making them more enticing to click. It's especially important to use a URL Shortener when you have to share complex and lengthy URLs paired up with UTM tags on social platforms that have a limited word space.
Statusbrew uses your Bitly account to share shortened, simplified, and branded URLs in your social media posts.
If you wish to create your own branded custom short domains and share them across all the social channels, you can connect your existing Bitly account to Statusbrew. Learn how to set up your custom link shortener to use with Statusbrew's Publish.
How to Shorten URLs in Statusbrew
Shorten URLs automatically in the Statusbrew Compose window and share your custom branded bit.ly short links with ease.
To shorten links with Statusbrew, follow these steps:
- Click on the Home button in the top left of your screen to open Statusbrew Home and click on Compose
- Select your profiles/profile group and add your text and images to create your posts
- Add a link in the text box and click on the link shortener button at the bottom
- From the list of connected domains, select the URL shortener domain you'd like to use
Any URLs you add to the text box next time will be automatically shortened with your preferred link shortener.