Reply to post: Re: Maybe

Scammers use Google Maps to skirt link-shortener crackdown

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Re: Maybe

Tinyurl has the option to turn on previews so if you receive a tinyurl link you see the full URL giving you a chance to make your own mind up on whether to follow it.

Not a feature useful for scammers though so they probably don’t use tinyurl ;)

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