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Unforgivable Bitly Redesign Angers Internet

Free service changes something, everyone freaks out.
 Unforgivable Bitly Redesign Angers Internet

How does that fish keep up his spirits in times like these? (theworstkeptsecret.com)

New York-based Bitly is determined to establish itself as more than just a link shortening device and today unveiled a redesign to position itself as a bookmarking tool. Unfortunately, it’s been a terrible flop so far, at least according to the reactions on Twitter. Some were intrigued by the souped-up analytics and sharing mechanisms, but people who were used to navigating over to Bitly for a split second just to shorten a link were annoyed by the unnecessary changes. Even Roger Ebert was pissed! See for yourself.

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