In the past few weeks, the Twitter crowd has seen a popular URL shortener disappear, then reappear. However, the initial disappearance has left many wondering what would really happen if disappeared and all those URLs broke? This has lead to a sharp increase in the amount of DIY URL (more…)

So says Matt Mullenweg in his official blog post announcing that the new domain, would be host to shortened URL’s for users of According to the post: is the only two-letter .me domain in the world. Every blog and post on has a URL (more…)

Andrew Rickmann has a slick post published on his Fun With WordPress blog where he explains how to create your own URL shortener using WordPress. You’ll need a short domain, some htaccess editing skills and a bit of php skills to create your own but Andrew walks you through the (more…)