Short-form Amazon URLs
By Josh Simons on Dec 09, 2006
I've found the following short format works well for pointers to Amazon merchandise. It is certainly much
more compact than the URLs you'll get by cutting and pasting from your browser window.
The format is:
For example, the ASIN of a random object of desire like the Sony KDL-46XBR2 46" Bravia XBR 1080p LCD HDTV is B000H6I7EI, and so the compact reference would be http://www.amazon.com/o/ASIN/B000H6I7EI.