Host Your Own URL Shortener: 10 PHP Apps Reviewed

June 30, 2009 1 Comment
I have been planning to host a personal tinyurl or like URL Shortening service on my website. I was going to write my own software for this, but thought I'd start by reviewing some existing PHP Apps just in case one already met my needs. I wanted to add a URL shortener to my website for a couple of reasons: People don't always trust blind redirect links from tinyurl or bit.