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URLy - the URL sharer

URLy - the URL sharer

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URLy is your handy and powerful URL shortener and file uploader that helps you share URLs. It comes with a lot of features, is highly customizable and very easy to use. You can shorten URLs, upload files and insert them into a new message. URLy also functions as a plug-in for Twigee and Twicca to upload files and shorten URLs.
It supports a lot of famous services like,, Dropbox, ImageShack, Yfrog, TwitLonger and many many more (see below for details).

URL shortener:
• Support for about 40 different shortening services:, /, CloudApp,,,,,,,,,,, and more.
• User credentials for,,, and others so that URLs are added to your user's history.
• Shorten with your own Yourls or ShURLy shortener.
• Easily choose and rearrange the services you want to use.
• Custom URL support.
• Page title sharing.
• Shorten long URLs to short URLs.
• Search for songs and receive a short URL that points to the song at Grooveshark.
• Share shortened URL with other apps: Create a new E-Mail, SMS, Buzz, Tweet, Facebook post, Task, etc. with the shortened URL.
• Password-protect your URLs with, and

File uploader:
• Upload photos with URLy via ImageShack, Yfrog, Twitpic, Twitgoo, Imgur (including album support), picplz, Moby, Plixi, Pikchur, Twitrp, Posterous, TwitrPix, TwitRP, FileSocial,, Gallery3.
• Upload videos with Yfrog, ImageShack, Twitpic, Posterous, Pikchur.
• Upload any kind of file with Dropbox, CloudApp, FileSocial, Posterous, TwitDoc, or your FTP server (via AndFTP).
• Receive the URL to the uploaded file and forward it to other apps.
• Resize photos before uploading them (saves a lot of bandwidth / upload time).
• Insert forum code for uploaded images (see menu -> insert forum code -> this will wrap you URL into [img] [/img]
• Auto-shorten the file URL with your favourite URL shortening service.

Post messages:
• Use URLy to insert the short URL and file URL into a new message / status update.
• Post it directly to Twitter or any Twitter-compatible service like, or or forward it to other apps like TweetDeck.
• Shorten messages with TwitLonger.
• Insert special UTF-8 characters into the message.
• Send messages via Twitter API proxy if you can't perform the Twitter OAuth due to firewall restrictions.

Twigee & Twicca plug-in:
• Shorten all URLs of the currently composed tweet using your favorite shortening service or Yourls server via URLy without leaving Twigee or Twicca.
• Use URLy as a media uploader.
• Reply to a tweet in Twicca: Select a tweet, press "Reply with URLy" and a new Tweet can be composed in URLy. After sending it, URLy will close so that you're back in Twicca.

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Recently changed in this version

• Added support for
• Fix for OAuth problems on ICS and 1.6. If you still got problems, please send me an email to help me solve this.
• Fixed unicode characters in file description not transmitted correctly.
• Using new API.
• Added as new URL shortening service.
• Fixed some minor bugs.

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Comments and ratings for URLy - the URL sharer
  • (72 stars)

    by SiaF AlSh on 21/04/2014

    This is a great app but its not working on 4.4.2 android. I used alot befor on my old phone but now i cant use. Please fix this issue.

  • (72 stars)

    by Henry Meuwissen Jr on 15/04/2014

    Works. What more could be asked for?

  • (72 stars)

    by jawwad mobin SAJID on 11/04/2014

    So good

  • (72 stars)

    by Rami AL araj on 03/04/2014

    يظهر لي ايقاف بالقوة...

  • (72 stars)

    by Russell Whitford on 24/03/2014

    Thank you

  • (72 stars)

    by Swapnil Sarkar on 25/02/2014

    Dont like it

  • (72 stars)

    by wade robbins on 17/02/2014