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Create a Go Link (shortened Brown URL)

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Go Self-Serve allows Brown community members to create shortened URLs for any page within a Brown website. The service is an easy way to immediately create a more memorable and marketable URL, perfect for a poster, Morning Mail, BDH ad, slide presentation, website, etc. The best part is, you can do this yourself.

  1. Log into
  2. Enter the URL you wish to shorten, e.g.,
  3. Enter the Go address, e.g.,

Tip: Check to make sure that the Go link you want doesn't already exist. If so, you will not be able to associate it with a different URL.

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