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I highly recommend using  It has helped me a great deal managing is a URL shortener and provides me the ability to track clicks on links, to’s content, placed on various platforms including this Blog, Facebook, Twitter, discussion board, eNewsletters and more. allows me to determine which platforms bring us the most traffic, and even helps me understand the best time of day and days of the week to send messages.  

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Troy D. Johnson is the President, founder and webmaster of, LLC (The African American Literature Book Club). Launched in March of 1998, has grown to become the largest and most frequently visited website dedicated to books and films by and about people of African descent.