URLs too small? Here comes hugeurl.com


Sure, everybody knows about little tinyurl.com, handing out short URLs for large unwieldy ones.

But nobody pays any attention to tinyurl.com's arch-nemesis: www.hugeurl.com, or as they like to call themselves,
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"Enlarge your URLs without a prescription."

Via Techdirt.

[Raymond is currently on vacation; this message was pre-recorded.]

Comments (7)
  1. Adam Kinney says:

    Hah, thanks for the laugh :D

    Go HugeUrl.com!

  2. Matt says:

    Yes! Another astounding application of technology for no good reason whatsoever!

    (Doing stupid stuff "because I can" is always a wonderful time to both waste time and learn something that’ll be useful in the future.)

    I dig it.

  3. You knew someone would do it.

  4. Matthew Lock says:

    It would be fun to use hugeurl to point to a normal url, then use tinyurl on that hugeurl so you could email it without it wrapping the text.

  5. Moi says:

    You mean like this: http://tinyurl.com/2g5lz

    (yeah, okay, so the tiny url points to the huge url, which points to the tiny…

  6. Wem kurze URLs zu langeweilig sind, kann es ja mal mit groen URLs probieren:

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