On right this page you will find websites that let you reduce the length of long web addresses.
In education these can be useful when sending out websites to students as long addresses can be quite intimidating to less confident students, they can also prove tricky if you want to send them via text messages or Twitter where the number of letters you can use per message is limited.
Which address would you rather receive?
Both point to the same page but second address has been processed by a URL shorter - hopefully you'll agree that web address b) is a bit easier to deal with!
Pick a site on the right to get started.
As each of the sites listed below achieves the same result it's just a matter of personal preference as to which one you use: