URL-Expander / URL-Unshortener

urlex.org is a URL Expander that unshortens/deshortens any URL to a long URL masked by any URL-Shortener.

By clicking unshortened links, the HTTP-Referer header ist set to http://urlex.org for your safety.

Note that you can unshorten multiple URLs at once by simply entering just one per line.

Over A Billion URLs Expanded

This service already expanded a ton of short-links and unveiled millions of paywall links.

It is the fastest and easiest to use service for safely demask shortened or obfuscated URLs.

Built with Node.js

Batch Requests

Unshorten URL by simply appending to main address, like http://urlex.org/http://bit.ly/iiLcUI

Batch expansion (separated by ***): http://urlex.org/http://example.com/***http://example.net/

Alternative output formats (txt, json, xml): http://urlex.org/xml/http://bit.ly/iiLcUI

This service is free. However, it is limited to 10,000 requests per day.

Do not exploit it excessively, otherwise your requests might get blocked permanently.

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You are permitted to build (browser) extensions upon this service, BUT please contact us before;
otherwise exhaustive requests may be blocked.