Short URL autodiscovery sounds like a good idea to me. The easiest way for a developer to integrate this mechanism is to use the link element in your document’s
<link rel="shorturl" href="https://irama.org/673" />
But who’s going to know you’ve gone to all this trouble? How far has support for auto-discovery penetrated? I think it would be great if social media client applications would offer my short URL to users when they choose to shorten URLs within their posts, but I can’t find much documentation about which if any apps will pick up and use short URLs exposed in this way.
Go forth and test
This post can serve as a test, and a collection point for data, leave a comment if you have tested a new client application (include the version if known), and I’ll do the same.