View Full Version : shorturl API of my site

June 9th, 2009, 09:56 PM
Hi all,
first of all I don't know if I can post such thread here; but I guess yes.

I've created my first API of my shorturl site Yep (http://yep.it)

The API works in this way:

Way of use

Shortening this thread as shorturl:
will give the randomly string alphanumeric of five chars as plain text:


Track the shorturl:
will display the shorturl with clicks on rounded brackets

http://yep.it/hno4z (0)

Check this shorturl:
will output the contents of the short url:

Short URL: http://yep.it/hno4z
URL: http://ubuntu-ky.ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1183044
Content: shorturl API of my site Programming Talk shorturl API of my site, ubuntu forums,ubuntu linux,ubuntu,linux forum,ubuntu forum,linux ubuntu,ubuntu support,ubuntu help,ubuntu linux help
Date: 2009-06-14 15:46:47 Clicks: 0
If someone here is creating some apps that needs shorturl converter I'll be pleased that use my API

Feedbacks are really welcome and appreciated.

August 3rd, 2009, 12:16 PM
Indeed, I am very interested :)

Thx for your PM, I'm already using your service here n there.

What I wanted to ask, is there a simple way to access the service from the CLI? Have you written some script or so?