Facebook Shortcuts To Help Save You Time

If you manage your own social media you will absolutely want to know what shortcuts are available in order to help save you time. My last article highlighted the best Twitter shortcuts, so today’s one provides Facebook shortcuts that you may not be aware of which should help to quicken up the process for you too.

First of all I should point out that these shortcuts work different depending on the browser and device you’re using.

Windows Operating System:

  • Chrome: Alt + #
  • Firefox: Shift + Alt + #
  • Internet Explorer: Alt + #

Mac Operating System:

  • Chrome: Control + Option + #
  • Firefox: Control + #
  • Safari: Control + Option + #

Keyboard shortcuts:

  • M: Create a new Message
  • L: Like / Unlike photos
  • 1: Facebook home page
  • 2: Your Facebook profile page
  • 3: Your friend requests
  • 4: Your messages
  • 5: Any notifications
  • 6: Your account settings page
  • 7: Privacy Settings
  • 8: Facebook Facebook’s page
  • 9: Facebook T&Cs
  • O: Facebook help centre

Keyboard shortcuts for messages:

  • G: Search conversations
  • Q: Show / Hide keyboard shortcuts
  • Delete: Archive / unarchive conversation
  • R: Mark as read / unread
  • C: Start a new message
  • I: Go to your inbox
  • U: Go to ‘Other’ inbox

Article written by Virtual Miss Begley