Please report spamming of links such as advertisement or comment spam that you find on blogs, chat forums, message boards, social networks etc.
Please report any links to malware, worms, viruses or other executable files.
Unsolicited commercial email / SMS is not an acceptable use of this service. provides the technology to shorten web addresses. That is all it does. These short URLs are basically just links to other websites... all created and shared by users of our service. is not the source of content or the sharing. We don't send out promotional emails, SMS texts, or newsletters of any kind - so there is nothing to unsubscribe. If you received spam containing a domain, regretfully it was the work of abusers! Such as bulk email campaigns or attempts to hide malware or phish behind a link. Please send the link so that abuse of our service can be investigated.

Or submit link using this form:

Login button problems? Try clearing your browser's cookies and cache or check your computer's anti-virus/firewall. For example you need to whitelist if using Bitdefender.

No validation email for your new account?  Typical reasons are: typo in your submitted email address or delivery into your spam box. Also make sure that you haven't accidently quarantined us at your end by an email filter such as Boxbe or Spam Arrest. to get fixed up in a jiffy. Please include username that you signed-up with.

"Sorry, this URL is currently not allowed" message when you try to shorten a URL?  It means the domain in that URL is on an external spam block list such as URIBL or SURBL or our own internal list. When contacting us concerning this message, please include the URL(s) you are having issues with. It is also against TOS to chain redirects together (meaning attempt to shorten other URL shortening domains such as,,, etc.).

Disallowed Key Characters error? Is an issue with session ID. Clear your browser's cookies

"The URL entered is invalid. (is http:// missing?)" message when you try to shorten a URL?  Often the cause is a blank space accidentally tacked to either the front or back of the URL during the process of select and copy to clipboard. The extra space was highlighted by accident. But empty space is not allowed anywhere in a URL, so take a careful look at your cursor during copy and paste.
Check our FAQ's for details and quick answers to other questions.
This is also where you can submit general questions or site feedback. Want to discuss API usage, other projects and ideas? You can Email Us here. Many of the features currently implemented on Tiny came directly from user needs and suggestions; so you had a big hand in developing this site!   
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