Upcoming: Shorter URLs

A URL is is the first thing someone sees before reading your posts on Write.as. Right now they can be a little unwieldy:


Yikes. We're not even sure why we thought 16 characters were necessary. Maybe we were a bit overzealous.

So we'd like to make them into something simpler, like this:


Ah, that's better.

Casual and Pro users will see this in the coming weeks.