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Python url shortner library for, and

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Python-ShortUrl 0.0.4

A python library to shorten urls using one of three url shortening services

Supports the following services:,, (must use login and apikey)


To install Python-ShortUrl:

pip install python-shorturl



7z x ( if you don't have 7z : sudo apt-get install p7zip-full )

cd python-shorturl-master/

python install


Command line:

Usage: [-u] [-d] [-l] [-a]


-u --url Full URL
-d --default Any, tinyurl,, bitly
-l --login bitly Login
-a --apikey bitly apikey


python -m shorturlpy.shorturlpy -u

python -m shorturlpy.shorturlpy -u -d tinyurl
python -m shorturlpy.shorturlpy -u -d

python -m shorturlpy.shorturlpy -u -d bitly -l xyz_login -a zyx_key

Note: replace xyz_login and zyx_key with your own bitly account details

Within your application:

import shorturlpy

loadurl = shorturlpy.ShortUrlPy()

print loadurl.ShortenUrl('')

print loadurl.ShortenUrl('', 'tinyurl')

print loadurl.ShortenUrl('', '')

print loadurl.ShortenUrl('', 'bitly', 'xyz_login', 'zyx_key')

Note: replace xyz_login and zyx_key with your own bitly account details

Tested on Python 2.7

Developed by Abdul Hamid

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