How to Shorten Your WordPress Post Links

Need to shorten the links to your WordPress posts?

It’s easy with the free WordPress jetpack plugin

A lot of spammers and malware creators use long links, and I’ve noticed a lower click through rate with long links, probably because of this. Thankfully WordPress has the solution built right into the post editing dashboard.

All you do is click that little “Get shortlink” option, as in this screenshot…

…and you get an instant short link for your WordPress post:

Try it out next time you’re in WordPress


Seth C