laravel-junkies / url-shortener by TobyMaxham

The official UX9 URL Shortener API for Laravel Users.
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Maintainer Username: TobyMaxham
Maintainer Contact: (TobyMaxham)
Package Create Date: 2015-08-14
Package Last Update: 2019-03-23
Language: PHP
License: MIT
Last Refreshed: 2021-09-25 03:09:54
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Total Downloads: 1,040
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Total Watchers: 2
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UX9 URL Shortener API

The official UX9 URL Shortener API for Laravel Users. NOTE: a UX9 API Key is required.

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To get the latest version of Laravel Junkies UX9-URL-Shortener, you can use the Composer require command:

$ composer require laravel-junkies/url-shortener

If you want to install a specific version, update your require block and run composer update:

    "require": {
        "laravel-junkies/url-shortener": "^2.0"

Once Laravel Junkies UX9-URL-Shortener is installed, you need to register the service provider in config/app.php. Add the following to providers:

  • LaraJunkie\Url\UrlShortenerProvider::class,

Also you can register the facade in aliases if you like.

  • 'Shortener' => LaraJunkie\Url\Shortener::class,


Laravel Junkies UX9-URL-Shortener requires a configuration file.

To get started, you have to publish it:

$ php artisan vendor:publish --tag=lj-shortener

This will create a config/lj-shortener.php file in your config directory. Here you have to add your UX9 API Token.


$url = Shortener::short('');


Laravel Junkies UX9-URL-Shortener is licensed under The MIT License (MIT).