Uses Google's URL shortener ( to create short links for your WordPress posts, track analytics and allows for Vainity URL.

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Author:Aaron DeMent (profile at
WordPress version required:3.0
WordPress version tested:4.1
Plugin version:1.5
Added to WordPress repository:05-11-2014
Last updated:27-01-2015
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
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This plugin creates short URLs for your posts, which are changed to the desired vanity url. Then you can retrieve them using the "Get Shortlink" button in your admin UI of the post or the wp_get_shortlink() WordPress function. This also changes the link rel='shortlink’ in the document head and adds a column in the post list showing the short url as well.

REQUIRED: Need to have a Short Url domain ( pointed at and you need to have a google API Key (