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Pretty Link Plugin provides you to create a simple and clean URLs on your website going to another URL. It is treated as a killer plugin if you want to clean your affiliate links, you can also track those clicks from Twitter and emails for you to reach other’s website.
There are different types of Pretty Link per functions and features.
Pretty Link Lite can help you manage, share, track, shrink or beautify any URL on your WordPress website.
The installation of Pretty Link Lite is just very simple. You need to upload the pretty-link.zip going to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory. The plugin will be activated through Plugins menu from the WordPress.
Have your permalink be changed by going to ‘Common Settings’ found in ‘Settings’ menu then choose ‘Permalinks away from “Default” going to anything else.
Pretty Link Pro functions as a URL shortener which means that it allows you to automate and revolutionize any repetitive tasks, see results of campaigns and lastly, spread your links virally. All these tasks can happen only in minutes including all other Affiliate Links. This is an upgraded type of Pretty Link Lite.
Pretty Link Pro can be downloaded by logging in using your username and password at this link : https://prettylinkpro.com/account/.
You can follow these following steps in creating your first Pretty Link.
First, click the tab for “Add New Link” of the plugin. It is possible as well to add a link by clicking the “Add Link” link located on the Pretty Link tab.
You then need set the features of your Pretty Link as required. These features are Redirection which depends on the redirection you preferred, Target URL which is the type of URL where the Pretty Link will be directed, and lastly the Pretty Link which is used for editing the Pretty Link depending on how would you like it to appear.
You also need to add a specific title and notes to your Pretty Link. Title can be edited by entering a customized title or you may leave it blank so that plugin will create a title from the URL already entered. Notes is used to provide information that can be helpful for you.
You can click either the “Advance Options” blue link or “Pro Options” and it will automatically reveal any additional menus to characterized your Pretty Link.
Pro Options have different options with different functions as well. Expire, Keywords, URL Replacements, Head Scripts and Dynamic Redirection while Advance Settings have menus like Group, No follow, Parameter Forwarding and Tracking.
After adding the features you preferred, you then to finish the process by clicking the orange “Create” button located at the bottom of the page.
It has been proven that Pretty Link has powerful features to organize all other links. It is convenient to use because it gives the best results in optimizing your specified site and you may use this to omit links in caching hosts to make sure tracking is not affected.
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