Bit.ly is a web service that shortens lengthy web URL's into something short and easy to use.
- Visit Bitly and sign into your account
Note: Accounts are free!
- Click "Create", the orange button top right of the webpage
- Paste the URL you want shortened
- A suggested link of random letters and numbers is generated. You can change this to be something more meaningful
- Click Save
The video below is a quick guide posted on YouTube.