# Bitly

Bitly (opens new window) is URL shortening service and a link management platform that allows users to shorten, create and share trusted, powerful links for businesses.

🔑 Credentials

You can find authentication information for this node here.

# Basic Operations

  • Create a link
  • Get a link
  • Update a link

# Example Usage

This workflow shows you how to create a new link. You can also find the workflow (opens new window) on the website. This example usage workflow uses the following two nodes.

The final workflow should look like the following image.

A workflow with the Bitly node

# 1. Start node

The start node exists by default when you create a new workflow.

# 2. Bitly node

  1. First of all, you'll have to enter credentials for the Twilio node. You can find out how to do that here.
  2. Enter the URL in the Long URL field.
  3. Click on Execute Node to run the workflow.