DMCA provides a URL shortening service that allows their members to short their links legitimately.

URL shortening services are Web tools (or services) that allow you to provide a long URL to a specific webpage and obtain a much shorter URL from the service provider.

A URL shortener is a good option when you have a lengthy or unattractive URL that you want to share online in social media, instant messaging or even blogs and in email. In this Webopedia Quick Reference we look at how a typical online URL shortener works and offer tips and things to consider when using these redirection services.