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Tech Tip: Preview Shortened URLs and Avoid Security Threats

Today's ubiquitous URL shorteners are great for keeping character count at a minimum or to make sharing easier, but as convenient as shorteners are they also introduce some issues like obscuring the target URL destination.

Fortunately, there are several ways to peek behind a shortened URL to see exactly where the link will take you before clicking it, so let's take a quick look at a few of them.