Back from the Dead: Tr.im Resuscitates Business – Rises from Ashes

URL shortening service tr.im restarts operations after closing the company for 48 hours.

Okay, I already post the death notice of the URL shortening service tr.im just two days before this post.

So I get a tweet from @_snarl telling me that Tr.im is back from the still hot ashes of the declared dead internet company heap to “Resurrect” its url shortening service “due to popular demand.”

Tr.im still claims, maybe justiffiably so, that twitter is practicing what looks like unfair url service switching in renaming url shortening services like tr.im with bit.ly.

Might be a fair gripe, though talk about a Cinderella story! (<–Sorry, had to.)

Maybe now tr.im can figure out a sustainable business model in asking its user base what they would be willing to pay for to support the company’s continued growth?

Read Tr.im’s explanation on its revival here.

Amos White is an Social Media Marketing Evangelist and public speaker.
Follow Amos on Twitter @Mos42 or his blog https://amoswhite3.wordpress.com.
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