71 URL-Shortener APIs: Bit.ly, Google URL Shortener and Tiny-URL Open

Wendell Santos
Oct. 31 2012, 07:00AM EDT

Our API directory now includes 71 url-shortener APIs. The newest is the Proofeditors.com API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Bit.ly API. We list 32 Bit.ly mashups. Below you'll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of url-shortener APIs.

In terms of the technical details, REST and JSON lead the way. There are 56 url-shortener REST APIs and 3 url-shortener GET APIs. Our directory lists 41 url-shortener JSON APIs and 30 url-shortener XML APIs.

The most common tags within url-shortener are 56 internet url-shortener APIs, 39 utility url-shortener APIs and 24 tools url-shortener APIs.

On the mashup side, we list 8 url-shortener mashups. We named Tweetburner as mashup of the day in June.

For reference, here is a list of all 71 url-shortener APIs.

  Bim.im API: URL shortener with stats

  BioWeb.me API: Persistent web URL service for science applications

  Bit.ly API: URL shortening service

  Bitl.in API: URL shortening service

  Bitlan API: URL shortening tool

  br.st API: Twitter web based client, url shortener and image sharing

  Broken Storm Short URL API: URL Shortening Service

  BudURL API: URL shortening service

  BudURL.Pro API: URL shortening service

  Celly API: URL shortener with stats

  Cleanify API: Simplify Spotify shortened URLs

  Crum.bs API: URL shortening service

  DFT.BA API: Link (URL) shortening service

  Din.gy API: URL shortening service

  DirectLink Media Network API: URL shortening service

  Dot TK TweaK API: URL shotening and lengthening service

  F'n Lame URL Shortener API: URL shortening tool

  Fanggle QRazor API: Marketing and Advertising Service

  ftw.gd API: URL-shortening service

  GatorURL API: URL Shortening Service

  Go.USA.gov API: Government domain URL shortener

  Google URL Shortener API: URL shortening service

  Href.hu API: Hungarian URL shortener

  hu.ly API: URL shorten tool

  Ity.im API: URL shortening service

  JumboTweet API: URL shortener

  L9 API: URL Shortening Service

  Linkbee.com API: Create Short Links and Cash Links

  Linkee API: URL Shortening, Real-Time Tracking & Social Sharing

  LinksPreadeR API: URL Morphing Service

  Long "R" Us API: URL lengthening service

  Metamark API: URL shortening service

  Mgnet.me shortener API: torrent magnet URL shortening tool

  MiniStash API: URL Shortening Service

  mtny.mobi API: URL shortener service

  nd url API: URL shortening service

  O-Maniac! API: Url shortening service

  Proofeditors.com API: URL shortener with security features

  Qoiob API: URL shortening tool

  qr.cx API: URL shortening service

  Readability rdd.me API: URL shortening service

  ReLink API: Content Management and Publishing Service

  Remy Sharp's TinyURL API: URL compression and sharing service

  Rewd.co API: URL shortening tool

  Safe.mn API: URL shortening service with security features

  Sapo PunyURL API: URL shortening tool

  Short and tweet API: URL shortening service

  shortr API: URL shortening service.

  Shorty API: URL shortening tool

  Shr.Im API: URL Shortening Service

  Shrten API: URL shortening service

  Snipr API: URL Shortening Service

  Su.pr API: StumbleUpon URL utility

  t0.tv API: URL Shortening Service

  Tiny-URL Open API: URL shortening tool

  Tiny.cc API: URL shortening tool

  TinyArro.ws API: URL shortener with stats

  to.ly API: URL shortening tool

  Ttb.li API: URL shortening tool

  TwitDoc API: Twitter document sharing service

  TwTube API: YouTube URL shortener

  U Mini Me API: URL shortening tool

  UCLA.in API: URL Shortening Service

  Umini.me API: Link shortening service

  Unshort.me API: Link unshortening service

  Untiny API: Tiny URL Extraction Service

  UrlAl API: URL shortening service

  Urloid API: Short URL service

  X.nu API: URL Shortening Service

  Xa.ly API: URL shortener and monetizing service

  Yi.tl API: URL shortener with stats

Wendell Santos

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