With the release of new URL Shortener feature for Youtube, Youtube link is now more convenience to be shared. Although, Youtube is the most popular video sharing site, it did not have a good URL shortener previously.
The URL Shortener is known as Youtu.be. With this service, web developers can now share the Youtube link easily instead of using the URL Shortener service like Bit.ly.
How to use Youtube URL Shortener?
- For example, if you take a URL like http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrXj0I8Zx8Y
- Replace “http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=” with “http://youtu.be/”
- You will get http://youtu.be/FrXj0I8Zx8Y
- Paste this URL into your web browser, you will be redirected to that video