How Are URL Shorteners Helpful For SEO?

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  1. Poker Rakeback Mafia

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    What the title says
     
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    From my point of view URL Shorteners don't help SEO in any other way, they can make your link more appealing or can help you track your traffic
     
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    For WordPress users, bitly plugin helps make branded short urls which can improve brand recognition among users and it offers analytics for shortened link.
     
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