You may shorten URLs using URL Shortener right inside your TweetDeck application. This is how to do so:

  1. Open TweetDeck’s preferences
  2. Choose Services
  3. Switch URL shortening service (usually to Other
  4. Type in the field beside that pulldown menu
  5. Hit Save Settings
  6. Enjoy!

Long URLs, typed into TweetDeck’s “What’s happening?” box, will now be shortened immediately using