Saturday, December 15, 2012

Google URL Shortening API by ColdFusion

I was trying to use Google URL shortening API by using ColdFusion. I have written two ColdFusion function which will take Short/Long URL as input parameter then it will return a structure which would have been returned by Google contains both Short/Long URL for the passed value in input parameter.

If you will  try with the following example:

Long URL:
Short URL:

We will get the following result:


  1. Nice One, You can get more details from the following google developer URL:

  2. The long awaited bitly URL shortener has been launched successfully. It was in December last year when the first experiments were done. The short links were helpful in sharing links on social networks like Twitter.