Unshorten that Tiny URL with UnShortening Tools

June 05, 2020 — Jt Spratley

First published on September 21, 2015

Have you ever been on Facebook or Twitter and seen a short website address provided by a source that’s not completely professionally verified? For example, https://bit.ly/2AvtgLn. Called shortened or tiny URLs, it can save space anywhere, but it also hides the origin of the source.

With tools like Unshorten.me, Unshorten.it, and UnShortMe.com, you can see the full URL, a screenshot and it’s trust level without going to the site. Give a shot. It could save you from a headache of catching new malware.

Tags: IT, cybersecurity, privacy