Google Open URL Shortener to the Public
Google have released their goo.gl URL shortener to the public! Now, users can shorten and track URLs via the goo.gl standalone website. Google debuted the service in December, 2009.
Goo.gl can offer automatic spam detection and URL-tracking features. For example, users can log into their Google account to view traffic sources, URL history, referrers and visitor profiles for browsers, platforms and countries. Google also plan to release an official API for goo.gl in the future.