Tech Tip Thursday April 28, 2016
Go to the Chrome Web Store.
Search for Google URL Shortener.
Click the blue Add to Chrome button.
A pop-up will appear asking for permission. Click Add Extension.
The extension icon will show up at the top of your screen next to the URL bar.
Go to a URL that you would like to shorten.
Click the Shortener icon and a brand new SHORTENED URL will appear instantly!
Would you rather use a QR code? NO PROBLEM! Just click the QR Code link and a unique code will appear for any webpage!
That's all there is to it!
Users do not need to type http://. Just start with goo.gl! But remember that the address is CASE-SENSITIVE so be mindful of capital and lowercase letters!