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Episode #144

January 25, 2011

Notify Me the first Time you Mongify Goo.gl, use AJAX, or Admin Delayed Job. Or, you could just listen to this episode of Ruby5.

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Shorten URLs in Ruby with Goo.gl

Jésus Lopes let us know about a gem he released last week, called googl. It is a Ruby library for interacting with Google's URL shortener, goo.gl. With it, you can not only shorten URLs, but also collect and process analytics on those URLs.

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