This is an advanced project on URL Shortener which can shorten any given URL to the URL of your choice. The shortened URL works as a redirecting link to your desired website.
The system is built fully in Django Framework in back-end and HTML, CSS in front-end. It has similar features like popular Bit.ly or adf.ly URL shorteners and can perform all the task like customizing the URL shortened code to the code of your choice or it also can be programmed to generate random slugs for the shortened URL.
This app also provides an admin panel through which all the shortened URLs can be controlled along with its redirected links. It is an advanced project with advanced features.
Note: The development server have to be run in private window of your browser.
How To Run The Project?
To run this project, you must have installed Python on your PC. After downloading the project, follow the steps below:
Step-1: Extract/unzip the file
Step-2: Go inside the project folder, open cmd and type the following commands to install Django Framework and run the webserver:
- pip install -r requirements.txt
- python manage.py runserver
Step-3: Finally, open the browser and go to localhost:8000
For Login and Admin panel: