Shortened URL is ranking instead of original URL!?

Hello SEOs,

I see that shortened URL for one or two posts is ranking (search results) instead of original URL for new posts.

Can URL shortening services hurt SEO? Anyone knows what’s going on in this case?


Which shortened URL?

I published a post and used an URL shorter for social media sharing. The post title is showing correctly on Google but shows the shortened URL.

Earlier, I had the similar issue when I used URL shorten-er services.

I’ve messaged you regarding this. Please check it out.


Can you show us some screenshots? Or share your blog.

There are so many links kind of redirect. I don’t think it affects as Google give high priority to Canonical page for showing up in the SERPs for any normal query.

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