Convert a long URL to a shorter one
is 129 charaters long has been reduced to http://url.lotpatrol.com/?x=770 - which is a mere 31 characters long!
Hide your affiliate ID on your website
By making a Short URL, it does not identify your affiliate ID on your website
Hide your email address on a website
You can create a Short URL that is your email address and post it on your website - You will stop "web spiders" harvesting your email address from your site - you will virtually eliminate spam.
Does the Short URL I created ever expire?
We may purge any Short URL from the database if it has not been clicked on for more than a year. We will delete any tiniuri from the database that is against the TOS or where we get an abuse report.