The Lightning Network is a "layer 2" payment protocol that operates on top of Bitcoin. It features a peer-to-peer system for making micropayments of cryptocurrency through a network of bidirectional payment channels without delegating custody of funds.
We utilize this Lightning Network for the payments of our services. We run our own node, feel free to connect to our node: lnshort.it/node
Currently we offer the types of redirections mentioned below. Please contact us via telegram if you have any requests for redirect types. We will look into it, to make sure our services fit our customers demand.
Redirect your existing, long url to a short one. Attrack visitors with your short and easy to understand url like lnshort.it/[your-postfix]
It's always hard to remember your node pub key. Register your pubkey and use your lnshort adress for instant Lightning keysend payments.
Share your LNURL invoice to others as a QR code. This QR code can for example being used for donations on events.
Need data in an QR code? Register any kind of data to our redirect and scan in using your QR code scanner on your mobile phone.
Our pricing model is based on the period of time you need the redirection. Longer periods have a cheaper price per day.
Be aware, this project is focussing on the adoption of Bitcoin. You can only pay our service via the Bitcoin Lightning Network, since it's usecase is micropayments.