I’m sure you all have come across or heard about tons of free URL shortener websites. But, URLAdda.CO is not among those ordinary URL shortener services or apps. Apart from turning a long URL into a short URL, this website lets you set the total uses limit to automatically expire the short URL created using this website. As soon as the URL reaches the maximum usage limit, it is expired automatically.
Moreover, this website aggregates those features that are available in different websites, and not in a single website. For example, you can password protect URL, add expiry date, track stats of your short URL, etc. If you want, you can also add a custom name to generate the short URL that makes it more valuable.
Above you can see the options that you can use in this website and create short URLs.
How To Set Short URL Usage Limit With The Help of This Free URL Shortener?
Here are the steps:
Step 1: Go to the homepage of this website and add a long URL in the available box.
Step 2: Click the check box to agree to the terms of using this website.
Step 3: Explore the Additional options using the drop down icon. After this, you will find option to set the Total uses for the short URL that you are going to create. You can use presets (1, 2, 5, 10, 50, 100, etc.) as the usage limit.
Additionally, you can add a custom name, set expiry date, and password for the short URL.
Step 4: Click on the Go button. With a very short delay, your short URL will be in front of you. You can copy and share it with people you want.
When the URL will reach the maximum usage, it will be expired.
You can also see the URL stats by inserting “~s” at the end of your URL. For example, if URL is urladda.co/abc, then you can put urladd.co/abc~s to view the stats. Stats will show you the total number of clicks made to URL, countries where your URL is accessed, browser used to open the URL, and platform (Windows, Mobile, etc.).
Although there are many valuable features in this free URL shortener service, but the unique feature to set usage limit for short URLs is really appreciable.