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Shortened URL's and Safety

Belahzur

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Belahzur submitted a new resource:

Facebook Safety - being smart around social networks

Being Smart Around Short URL's

Okay so in this quick tutorial, I'm gonna write about safety online concerning shortened URL's.

Scammers like to use shortened URL's, mainly bit.ly but I see them using tinyurl.com and goo.gl as well. Sorry but this has to be said, I'm sick to death of people not using their brains when it comes to a shortened URL, people just click away and expect something harmless and fun, guess again.

This is an example of a shortened URL:...
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