TWurl Url Shortener/Expander with QR codes

TWurl Url Shortener/Expander with QR codes 2.2.0 CRX for Chrome

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TWurl Url Shortener/Expander with QR codes for Chrome

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Tech Specs

  • • Type: Browser Extension
  • • Latest Version: 2.2.0
  • • Price: Freeware
  • • Offline: No
  • • Developer:

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  • • Total Downloads
  • 10
  • • Current Version Downloads
  • 10
  • • Updated: November 3, 2012

TWurl Url Shortener/Expander with QR codes is a free Social & Communication Extension for Chrome. You could download the latest version crx file and install it.

More About TWurl Url Shortener/Expander with QR codes


TWurl is an extension to facilitate the use of and several other URL shortening services. A short URL can be generated for any web page, using the user’s preferred shortening service. The short URL is automatically copied to the clipboard to paste into other applications.

TWurl also automatically expands short URLs on any page, replacing the target URL with the original URL and displays the page title as a tooltip. The URL expansion is provided by, which handles links from more than 200 services.


Shorten URLs with one-click operation (the shortened URL is automatically copied to clipboard).
Supports login credentials (for services like and Cligs).
Scans web pages for short URLs and automatically updates the target URL. The title of the website is displayed as a tooltip when available.
Supports dynamically updated (AJAX) websites (eg. without having to refresh the page.
Supports right clicking on a link to shorten it.
Allow you to upload images from websites and Chrome screenshot to
Optionally displays QR codes and allows url customization when shortening URLs with
TWurl also supports all the popular services such as,,, TinyURL, and more to be added upon request. The full list of supported services can be found here:

How to configure TWurl for a custom shortener:

List of supported shorteners:

How to submit your url shortener for support in TWurl:

Change Log:
Version 2.2.0
Added notifications during Phota uploads. Now you know that the upload is running in the background.

Version 2.1.0
Moved the Fetch and Upload to Phota function back to a single function. TWurl now tries to have Phota fetch the file and if it fails uploads from the browser.
Fixed a defect that caused screenshots (especially PNG) to fail on upload. They are now converted to a file and uploaded.

Significant rewrite/cleanup of the extension code to comply with Google's new extension manifest version 2 api and rules.
Squashed a bug that allowed only the first link shortened on a page via the right click context menu to work correctly.
Renamed the existing "Upload to Phota" to "Fetch Image w/ Phota" and added new code to "Upload to Phota" which pulls the image from the browser cache and uploads it.

Changed upload to Phota from a GET to a POST operation to help with those behind content filters.

Fixed support for and added overall framework support for shorteners that require JSON.

You can now send Chrome tab screenshots to as JPG or PNG.

Related to Phota upload - fixed issues with right clicking directly on images.

Added rudamentary support for uploading images to (right click on the link or image)

Added the ability to add custom short links. Enable the setting in options for the url shortener.

Added "Shorten with TWurl to the right click context menu. If you right click on a link TWurl will open in a popup and shorten the link.

Fix an issue where using advanced options would break shortening URLs.

Fixed a typo.

Added QR code support. You can now enable the display of QR codes when shorting URLs.

Added registration link for

First public release - Forked from ChromeMUSE which now appears to be missing from the Chrome Store and for which it appears development has stopped.
Changed the default URL shortener to - The offical url shortener of TWurl

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