301 redirect 307 redirect - what's the difference and how to choose

301 vs 307 Redirects: How to Choose

A redirect is when one URL is forwarded (redirected) to another URL. When a user types a specific URL into their browser or clicks a link with that URL, they’re automatically redirected to the target URL. For example, if you had “oldcontent.com” and you want visitors to go to “newcontent.com” instead, you could set up […]

Traffic from Ashburn Virginia

Why Do I Get so Much Click Traffic from Ashburn, Virginia?

In a recent company survey, just for fun, we asked what city our users were getting the most traffic from. Multiple responses replied: Ashburn, Virginia.   However, the users had no connection to the small town outside of Washington D.C., USA in northern Virginia.   So what party is happening in Ashburn, Viriginia? Why are […]

Digital Summit Denver Recap

The BL.INK team had a terrific time as a sponsor at Digital Summit in Denver introducing BL.INK to attendees. Our conversations with customers and marketers centered around the use of meaningful, real words in their links. Almost every person we talked to already uses short links, but attendees experienced many “ah-ha” moments when we described […]