Its been sometime since I got on to twitter. And every time I happen to tweet a link, I watch my incredibly long urls magically shrink to a few chars. A few days ago, I happened to do a quick google search on url shortening that revealed some interesting info and I soon found myself playing with it. Here’s what came out of it. URL shorteners are used to transform huge, ugly looking, difficult to remember (and manage) urls into short urls.
So, it started with the thought of publishing some of the photos, I managed to click, online. The task would involve going thru the usual process of: Copy photos form my camera to my computer. Then watermark them. Then, possibly, add a frame around the image and finally publish to my favorite photo sharing service. Since, I have been uploading some of my photos to flickr already, I needed a good way to batch edit my photos and push them to flickr.