“When you see a TinyURL, you have no idea what the link is going to point you to. Viruses, spyware, porn and all sorts of other unwanted or inappropriate stuff are just a click away. …what if you actually could trust a shortened URL?….The need for safety and security online will not go away. Don’t worry: Smart people like Garrick will be here to help.” – Mike Keliher
Culld.us is the URL shortening system powering grv.me & minnpo.st (and others). Drop me a line if you’d like to hear more about how it integrates with your existing online publications.
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Beyond the URL itself, the sender’s credibility and surrounding content play a role in determining whether something may be appropriate or not.
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