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#1

In the courses I have seen links that are short but whenever I work on codebits the links are REALLY long. My question is how do I shorten those links? like this one "//codecademy-discourse.s3.amazonaws.com/original/5X/c/6/a/5/c6a52c65c6f1f21b14d1bbca7076f760b280bff0.jpg"


#2

What kind of short link do you need? Like this one? http://bit.ly/2qkoetg

Edit: I'm not even sure that would work as an <img src>, never tried it.


#3

no the image link I gave is the shortened one, this long one is

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#4

also I just want to know how to shorten links so I can do it myself


#5

Ah, my bad, misunderstood. Then I don't know unfortunately.


#6

that's ok @ghostlovescore maybe some of the moderators will help me


#7

https://goo.gl

Type in the original URL, confirm you're human, copy the shortened URL, use it as the <img src.