Our Terms of Use


We have a policy of no tolerance for spam and using shortened urls for illegal purposes such as spamming is absolutely forbidden. If incorrect use of for such purposes is discovered or alerted to us, we will contact the relevant organization to report them. The domain will also be blacklisted so that current 'nutshells' will not work and the user cannot created new ones. Therefore please respect our service, we want to keep offering for a long time. is not responsible for the nature of the nutshells(short urls) that are created with our sevice, and we reserve the right to disable any URL that we suspect is a misuse of our services. does not spam. If you discover urls from our website being found in spam emails that you receive, please inform us immediately. This would be greatly appreciate as we are determined as far as possible to keep the service from being spammed and We will disable these short urls and stop these users from creating anymore.

We provide as a without payment service, please do not use inappropriately. is a service to make it easier to deal with long URLs. However we may use a cpu hash service when viewing our pages to cover the cost of providing the site. This page is primarily shown for security so that a user is aware of where they are being linked to. Please remember that is a well-meaning service and does not in any way intend to purposely use any one else's contents illegitimately.

Our Privacy Policy

At , respecting your privacy is very important to us:

Personal information does not collect any sensitive personal information from users of this site other than the standard information contained in server logs, for example an IP address. We do not collect email addresses. has a number of security measures in place to protect our service being used incorrectly. However, perfect security on the Internet does not exist, and does not warrant that our site is invulnerable to hackers. This website does not store or capture personal information (unless the user has submitted an enquiry), but merely logs the user’s IP address which is automatically recognised by the web server.

If you register to receive updates, or enter your personal details into one of our enquiry forms on this website, your information will be held on a secure server and the data will not be shared with any outside organisations. It will be used only to email updates on the information you have requested, or post this information to your address. This privacy statement only covers our website. This privacy statement does not cover other websites linked from this domain.


When you visit the site, we send your computer a cookie, which is a tiny file that resides on your computer and contains non-personally identifiable information about the user. These allow our web site to be a more engaging experience for the user.

The site uses cookies for collecting user information; it does not collect any information about you except that required for system administration of the website. These cookies are pieces of data created when you visit a site, and contain a unique, anonymous number. They are stored in the cookie directory of your hard drive, and do not expire at the end of your session.

Cookies used in this site are: Google Analytics – to measure website usage Google Ads – bookmarking and sharing across social media – to allow posts to Twitter – to allow posts to Facebook

Our Short Links (nutshells)

Please be aware that the web site could contain links to other sites which will have their own privacy policies and we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We recommend that our users read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally information.

Changes to the privacy policy reserves the right to change our privacy policy. However we will not do so without putting the changes on the website. If you have any questions about the privacy policy or queries about personal information please contact us at

Data Collection

Data from all forms is emailed to the website administrator and is also held in a database.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Your Rights

The GDPR provides the following rights for individuals:

The right to be informed, of access, to rectification, to erasure, to restrict processing, to data portability and to object. Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling.For further information on these rights, including how and when they apply, please contact us or refer to Guide to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as provided by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).