YouTube Has Its Own Short Links

Sorry I'm still struggling with that tiny url thingy."
Posted by: The Walking Dude

Pro tip, WDude & all: YouTube has its own short links.
That link you posted, obviously Pixy permits anyway, but all YT links can be reduced to e.g.

The code is everything in your link between v= and &.

If you're on the YT page, the short link is shown for copying under the Share tab.