Will expand a URL that has been processed by a link shortener (e.g. bit.ly). Provided as a convenience function to users who may which to perform this operation.
A character string, the URL to decode
Optional arguments to pass along to RCurl
Uses the longapi.org API
A character string containing either the original URL (if not shortened) or the full URL (if shortened)
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## Not run: decode_short_url("http://bit.ly/23226se656") ## End(Not run)