Copy the URL:
First, copy the long URL that you want to shorten. This could be a link to a website, a YouTube video, or any other web content you want to share.
Go to a URL Shortening Service:
Most of these services have a prominent input field on their homepage where you can paste your long URL.
Paste the URL:
Paste your long URL into the input field provided on the URL shortening service's website.
Shorten the URL:
After pasting the URL, click on the "Shorten" or "Create Short Link" button, depending on the service you're using.
Copy the Shortened URL:
Once the service generates a shortened URL, you can copy it to your clipboard.
Compose Your Facebook Post:
Go to your Facebook profile or the page where you want to make the post.
Compose your post as you normally would.
Insert the Shortened URL:
Paste the shortened URL into your post where you want to share it.
Complete Your Post:
Add any additional text, images, or other content to your Facebook post as needed.
Publish Your Post:
Once you're satisfied with your post, click the "Post" button to publish it with the shortened URL.