You must have seen in the various social media websites and handles that the URL of the link is written in a short way. Any of the tweets and emails which contains an affiliation to the Amazon or any e-commerce website has a standard form and that is the short URL like amazon.to/abc.
These type of URL are created using the Amazon link shortener. They look pretty cool as well as does not take too much of the screen space. The small portion of the link contains many random digits and strings. As you wish you can also use a more lucrative and memorable string so as to shorten the URL. Here we will see how we use these tactics and use the custom link shortener in the Amazon website.
Amazon Link Shortener
Visit the bit.ly and sign in using any of the options given whether it is facebook or twitter. Now you have to paste the Amazon URL of your post or page in the text box given on the bit.ly website. Now click on the shorten button to cut short the URL.
A random URL will be generated with amzn.to URL with a random URL. You can also use the customized option in order to set any other URL using the bit.ly.
These short URL are used as suffixes and are spread across the bit.ly web. When someone has already registered that URL for their page then note that you will not be able to use that same URL. Yes, you can change a little in your URL.
All the products that are listed in the Amazon are assigned an ASIN code that is unique and then you have to add this code to the amzn.com so that a short URL can be quickly created.
This same technique is used by another website to short the URL. E.g. Facebook and youtube to share the URL.
So now we have learned how to create the amazon link shortener for your amazon affiliated website and page. In case of any problem just comment in the comment section below and you will be guided by our experts on the same. Do comment your valuable suggestion to us so that we can improve this guide further and provide you with more of these kinds of tips and tricks.