You can chose to shorten URLs to make them easier to share. Short URLs can be applied to create custom links.
You’ll notice that there’s a “r” in front of the Short URL. Short URL’s are created via bitly using the SJSU sub domain and the “r” indicates that the link is a “redirect” or that the link is going to point to a different place.
If you need support with creating a short URL, provide the following information: