17 Keyboard Shortcuts You’ll Love

Warren Knight
Warren Knight Founder, Social Media eLearning

Posted on June 10th 2014

17 Keyboard Shortcuts You’ll Love

17 Keyboard Shortcuts You’ll Love

Everybody loves a shortcut. Whether it’s while driving or while using your laptop; if it saves time then great. I came across some amazing keyboard shortcuts that you’ll love. Here are 17 of the best keyboard shortcuts.

gMail

1. g then i = Go to inbox

2. e = Archive email and return to your inbox

3. c = Compose new email

4. r = Reply to sender

5. ++c = add cc recipients (++b to add bcc recipients)

Twitter

6. n = New tweet

7. g + l = Takes you directly to your Twitter Lists

8. j = Next tweet

9. Enter = Open tweet details

Facebook

To make sure the below shortcuts work, you will need to use certain keys based on your browser. For Internet Explorer & Chrome on PC, use ALT followed by one of the below numbers. For Firefox, use Shift followed by Alt then the number. For any of the above on Mac, use Ctrl + Opt then one of the below numbers.

10. 1 = Home

11. 2 = Timeline

12. 3 = Friends

13. 4 = Inbox

14. 5 = Notifications

Google+

15. Left arrow = Navigates to the menu at the left side of the page (e.g., Home, Photos), and you can scroll this list with the up/down arrows.

16. / = selects the search box at the top of the page

17. j/k = moves up/down in the stream

How many of the above keyboard shortcuts are you using?

Warren Knight

Warren Knight

Founder, Social Media eLearning

For the last seven years I've specialised in helping business owners, marketing managers and entrepreneurs sell more products and services, through the convergence of Social Media, Digital Marketing and eCommerce. Delivering dynamic and engaging webinars, workshops and seminars on Digital Marketing & eCommerce and Business Growth through Investment and funding.

My entrepreneurial skills started after receiving a grant from the Prince's Trust at 22 for a music and clothing European Distribution Company. Focusing on business growth I became the director of a global stationary and accessory business working with Disney and Nickelodeon, growing a licensee from $5Million to $30Million selling to over 40 countries in a 5-year period achieving $1 Million sales in 1 month.

Winning various industry awards and co-founding two IT companies since 2010. The first being an eCommerce platform, getting £150,000 Seed Investment via "SEIS", valuing the business at £1M in less than two years. The second with a “Start Up Loan”, we've built an online learning platform, teaching people how to setup and use Social Networks for their business.

I have over 20 years' experience in marketing and selling products and services globally and seven years in social media and ecommerce. I’m a member of the Professional Speaking Association, a renowned international keynote speaker, trainer and coach, helping 1,000’s of Start Ups and SME's grow using Social Media, Digital Marketing and eCommerce.

As a 1-1 business coach and mentor, I help SME’s build their digital footprint and increase sales by up to 500%, I have a passion for upskilling entrepreneurs and regularly write from various digital marketing and business magazines reaching 100,000's of readers. I've also written three eBooks on Sales, International Growth and Social Media for Business, all of which can be found on Amazon.

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