Native URL Shortener

Native URL Shortener 3.0.0 CRX for Chrome

A Free Productivity Extension

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Native URL Shortener (ngmiekalinhgehhfjbbiabodfeahckhe): The smart URL shortener that shortens your links natively, providing you official short links. ... Read More > or Download Now >

Native URL Shortener for Chrome

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Tech Specs

  • • Type: Browser Extension
  • • Latest Version: 3.0.0
  • • Price: Freeware
  • • Offline: No
  • • Developer:

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  • • Total Downloads
  • 111
  • • Current Version Downloads
  • 111
  • • Updated: July 26, 2016

Native URL Shortener is a free Productivity Extension for Chrome. You could download the latest version crx file and install it.

More About Native URL Shortener

✔ Shorten URLs natively!
(Already supported more than ten official shorteners, including Youtube, Github, Wordpress, Flickr

✔ It's also a multi-protocol shortener.
(Using,,, etc to shorten if there's no native shortener available)
(You can shorten with your own Google or Bitly account.)

✔ Auto copy to clipboard.

◎Permissions EXPLAINED
"Read and change all your data on the websites you visit"
➥ Native URL Shortener ONLY retrieves official short links inside the web page! For example, short links. That's why it needs to request the permission to read all websites...
Please understand that Native URL Shortener is safe and will NEVER get access to any of your personal data.

◎Long description
Native URL Shortener shortens URLs "natively", using the official short links.
If there's no native shorteners available, your favored shortener (, or TinyURL) will shorten it for you.
BTW, you can shorten with your own Google and Bitly account! Just get into the Options Page and connect to your accounts.
Besides clicking on the icon, from version 3.0.0 you can shorten links from the context menu. Context menu items are available for shortening the current webpage, the link selected, or the link to the image under mouse cursor.
** Please note that some official short links (such as will not be available while shortening a link inside the webpage, therefore the link address will be shortened by other shortener service ( or

Note: You can create a keyboard shortcut to activate Native URL Shortener (Follow instructions here

*This extension does not access any of your private data. It simply takes the commanded url.

The idea of "Shorten natively" is inspired by the "Shortly" Safari extension by ZZHC.
Thanks to Shortly‘s developer for sharing Shortly's beautiful icon with Native URL Shortener.

▲Known Issues
*Flickr hasn't provide official short links for "picture sets".

▲Coming Features
All done!

Jul 24, 2016 (Ver 3.0.0)
- Shorten links from context menu!
- Bug fixes.
- Major code maintenance.
Check out the blog post for more info about this update:

Apr 22, 2016 (Ver 2.9.2)
- Removed –– Facebook has deprecated this short link.
- Some improvements.

◎Full changelog:

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