Short Text is another great web2.0 tool suggested by B’s Life with English .It is a simple tool to publish text online with no sign up or sign in . It is really very practically useful and all you need to do to post your text to others is an internet connection .
Some features of Short TextHere are the key features that underly ShortText service :
- It is completely free with a premium version for more functionalities
- It is very simple, quick and user-friendly
- It does not require any sign up or sign in
- The URL you generate for your text lives for one year and if visited during this one year then it would live longer
- You can make your URL private
- You can share your URL with whomever you want
- It has a useful Firefox extension to help you instantly post your text
- It allows linking to vidoes or images
- You can also active the “ allow comments” service to interact with your visitors .
How can i get started using Short Text ?
Log on to Short Text main page
Type or paste your text in the box and select your privacy settings and enter the captcha letters then hit “ create URL”
Here is some of the ideas Short Text engineers provided on the different ways Short Text can be used :
- innstant blogging.
- Throwing a party? Post the details here and share the url with your friends (remember to make the post private).
- Want to provide more information about yourself or your company in forums/email/visiting cards/banners? shortText it and put a link.
- People always bug you for directions to your office or home? shortText it and just provide the link to whoever needs it (make it private).
- Instant message has a size limit? Quickly shortText it and IM the url.
- Emails getting filtered out at work? shortText the content of the email and just send the url.
- Store hard-to-remember information online.
- Publish code, research work, ideas, rants and raves; quickly.
- shortText anything which you find yourself typing again and again.
- shortText short lived webpage content which you would have to save locally otherwise. Find it later by searching for relevant keywords.
That’s it about Short Text : The Educative Web Posting.
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