URL Shortener with Ads and Powerful Admin Panel

URL Shortener with Ads and Powerful Admin Panel

It’s a PHP script allows your visitors to shorten their URLs, with a powerful administration panel
which allows you to manage everything from searching for links
to manage social networks settings
The script offers a single URL shortening and Multi URLs shortening
The single URL shortening comes with 3 options to set ( name, size and the owner)
It offers 2 pages of Ads until showing the original URL, this feature will help you
earn more money and all of that can be manage from the powerful Admin Panel


  • You can set a wait time before showing the original URL
  • Very powerful admin panel
  • Support for adding new admins with different privileges
  • Social sharing features
  • Very customizable template
  • PHP/MySql powered
  • 2 pages of ads to earn money
  • LESS files and compiled CSS included
  • Fixed top navigation that collapses on scroll
  • Adsense, analytics support
  • Powered by 3 different charts show important data
  • Has a built-in search tool for links ( Admin Panel )
  • Close or open the site with a custom message in case of closing the site
  • A search feature for URLs for visitors
  • It offers 2 pages of Ads until showing the original URL (optional)
  • Choose between open the link in Pop-up window or regular window
  • A simple to use API


How to shorten a URL

This video shows how it works


  • Decompress the zip file
  • upload the content to where you want to install the script
  • Create a database
  • Open includes/config.php and edit the database details
  • In your browser open yoursite.com/install and follow the instructions
  • Edit the website setting inside the admin panel
  • templates_c and admin/templates_c set permission to 755


  • It’s recommened that you backup your database befor upgrade
  • in your browser open yoursite.com/install/upgrade.php and follow the instructions
  • Delete the install folder or rename it


  • PHP 5.x
  • Mysql database
  • Mod Rewrite Enabled

Change log

2020-5-11 v1.9.1
- Updated the reCAPTCHA plugin 
2020-3-21 v1.8.9
- Fix a bug in the admin side
2018-9-30 v1.8.8
- Fix a minor bug with javascript file
2017-7-12 v1.8.7
- Updated the reCAPTCHA plugin 
- Fixed a bug related to the database 
2016-8-29 v1.8.6
- added reCAPTCHA to make the script more secured
- update the smarty template to the latest version
2016-2-16 v1.8.5
- Fix a bug in the script API about handling URLs with fragment (hash mark #)
2015-10-25 v1.8.4
- update the database connection (to exit if username and database name are not set )
2015-9-23 v1.8.3
- Update the theme to keep it responsive
2015-7-16 v1.8.2
- Fix a bug in database
2015-7-2 v1.8.1
- Database optimization to increase speed and performance
2015-6-16 v1.8
- Adding a simple to use API
2015-4-13 v1.7
- Fix a bug download counter works if second page is disabled
- Add die() after every redirection to make the script faster
- Add more security to login system
- Improved database structure
- Improved managing admins
2015-4-11 v1.6
- Fix a bug about using ads networks other than adsense 
2015-4-9 v1.5
- Fix a bug in the installation delete the old install file and replace it with the new one
2015-3-10 v1.4
- Fix a bug add http:// if it's not exists in the URL in result page
2014-12-20 v1.3
- installation script gets working directory automatically
- Fixed long URLs's name in tables
- Choose between open the link in Pop-up window or a regular window
- make the page 2 to reach the URL optional
- Created upgrade file to upgrade the script database automatically
2014-12-12 v1.2
- added a search feature for URLs for visitors
- creating an installation script
- Fix a bug about the navigation on the admin panel
- add review link for manage links table
- Fix a bug when update profile or admin without updatinf the password
- Make the download counter add values when someone click the download button instead of visiting the page
- fixed long URLs in tables ( manage links and search results)
- add number of downloads for manage links and search results tables
- improved pagination highlight the current page( manage admins, manage links and search links)
- improved URL validation function
- improved the logout and login system ( delete all cookies when logout )
- update the documentation
- must delete the install.php file to proceed to the admin panel
2014-12-08 v1.1
- An ypdate for the database ( hashing the passwords )

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