The Rebrandly URL Shortener NodeJS Sample Code by Rebrandly demonstrates how to integrate custom URL shortener via API. The example available displays a YouTube channel URL name abbreviation via JSON callbacks.
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The article focuses on URL-Shortener APIs that appear in ProgrammableWeb's API directory. It includes Proofeditors.com and the popular Bit.ly API. Special features of the APIs include added security, special tools, and shortening for unique platforms. Also listed: 32 Bit.ly mashups.