Terms of Use is for good people with good intentions. Please play fair. Our site is ad-supported. You will find advertisements on our web pages and emails.

Forbidden Activities may NOT be used creating shortened URLs that:

  • Link to malicious content (phishing, viruses, trojans, adware, any other malware)
  • Link to any form of child pornography
  • Link to other URL shortening or redirection sites (these “chains” of links are often used to hide malicious usage)
  • Link to material that infringes copyright
  • Link to material we consider unethical
  • Link to material that is illegal

URL Rejection and Removal 

We can reject URLs when they are submitted or later remove, disable or redirect shortened URLs for any reason. Our intention is only to do this where they violate our terms or the spirit of fair usage. If you think we made a mistake let us know and we will reconsider the rejection.

Excessive Usage 

If we think your use of is causing too much burden on our servers we will block you and your URLS.

Our Shortened URLs 

Users who create shortened URLs cannot later delete them or modify their destinations (this helps to prevent abuse). Our shortened URLs could redirect anywhere, you follow them at your own risk and is not responsible or liable for content you visit.

Warranty and Liability 

This is a free service and we make no promises with regard to service, uptime, reliability or anything else that might upset you! We are not responsible for your inconvenience or loss of business.

Violation of Our Terms 

If you violate our terms, depending on the severity of the abuse, we may disable shortened URLs you have created or block you from using temporarily or permanently. In cases of severe abuse or illegal usage we may report this to the relevant law enforcement agencies.

Contact Us 

Please contact us if you have any questions, complaints or comments:

Mike Moyer
Lake Shark Ventures, LLC
386 Spruce Ave
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(773) 426-6353