Create an Is.Gd URL Using PHP
Is.Gd is a URL-shortening service much like TinyURL. Using PHP's cURL library, you can create shortened URLs on the fly with ease.
//gets the data from a URL
$ch = curl_init();
$timeout = 5;
$content = curl_exec($ch);
//return the data
$new_url = get_isgd_url('https://davidwalsh.name/php-imdb-information-grabber');
"is.gd" is much shorter than "tinyurl.com" so if you need the URL to be as short as possible, use this method.
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