Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

Are there any plugins or third party apps/add-ons/extensions in Firefox, Chrome, or any other browser which shortens copied URLs on the go?

share|improve this question
up vote 3 down vote accepted

You could try the bookmarlet for (a URL shortening service):

There's also a Firefox add-on for previewing shortened URLs:

You could also try Shorten URL - a Firefox add-on that shortens URLs for many other shortening services:

share|improve this answer
Thanks! but the FF add-on doesn't work in 4.0.1 version – Romil N Jun 17 '11 at 11:08
Added another FF add-on which covers many different URL shortening services- see main text. – misterjaytee Jun 17 '11 at 11:15

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.