Creating and Sharing Branded Short Links Inside Buffer
Sharing branded links inside Buffer is very simple and just requires one minor change to begin.
1) Go into your buffer account and click on settings -> Link Shortening:
2) Select "No Shortening:"
Note: Campaign tracking will be turned off at this point, but you can easily embed UTM parameters inside your links using Rebrandly to make up for this.
3) Now create your branded link either with the Rebrandly Extension or inside the Rebrandly Dashboard. Example:
4) Create your branded link with custom URL slug and save:
5) Publish your message as normal:
6) And the branded link will stay with the post through to the platform:
This is a major improvement over sharing a generic URL shortener link, but obviously takes a couple of extra seconds.
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