Google URL Shortener
The Google URL Shortener is one of them. Google URL shortener is a reliable service provided by Google. If you are a Google account holder, you can access and manage your short URL history and review click analytics for each shortened URL easily. Hence, it's not only to save space when sharing, but also very useful as you can find more about the users who clicked on your shared short URL.
On the aspect of security, Google URL Shortener warns you if the URL points to a phishing, spam or insecure websites. Further you can grab QR code for your shortened link or URL. So you would find this service very useful for you and URL shortening is just simple as ABC. Anyway analytics of shorten URLs can be accessible by anyone, if they know how. It doesn't matter, right?
Before You Go:
1. Sign in to your Google account.
2. Go to Google URL Shortener website.
3. Now paste your long URL aka actual URL in the text box.
4. Click Shorten URL button.
Alternatively, you can see analytics by appending .info at the end of your short URL too. But it doesn't reveal the identity of the user who created short URLs.