1.5 KiB

LinkyLinky 🔗

A small url shortener, originaly developed for


  • Url shortinging to 18-byte hex ids
  • Special shortening "providers" for well-used services

Provider patterns

The base pattern is always baseurl/providerOrShortCode

Provider Pattern Resolves to Example Notes
Native (Shortcode) /id Whatever the database entry points to None
YouTube (Video) /yt/id None
YouTube (Playlist) /ytpl/id Remember: Private playlists will result in user-side errors
Amazon /a/id Recognizes all kind of cursed amazon urls (+smile and others)
eBay /e/id Only tested with German eBay
Reddit /r/id Powered by the awesome work of u/TheAppleFreak

Dev Setup 🛠

Runs on port 3000


yarn migrate
yarn dev


npm i
npm run migrate
npm run dev

Docker 🐳

Runs on port 3000

docker-compose build
docker-compose up