Facebook Keyboard Shortcuts

Facebook Keyboard Shortcuts

Useful Facebook Keyboard Shortcuts You Probably Don’t Know About

Every time you lift your hands off the keyboard to select something with your mouse, you’re lengthening your workday. My personal self studies convince me that keyboard shortcuts save time – working online, writing and editing make me a good Ctrl+D, Ctrl+V or Ctrl+S user. What about you?

But did you know Facebook also offer several keyboard shortcuts or key combination that accomplishes some task that I thought required a mouse click. I never know before Facebook offer an entire range of keyboards shortcuts before I read this post back on Mashable.

With this Facebook keyboard shortcuts you can easily navigate the social network once you’ve learned a few simple commands.

Take a look through below for quick and easy guide to get you started with Facebook keyboard shortcuts.

Pick Your Browser

The shortcuts are browser-specific, so you’ll need to memorize the relevant key sequence for the browser you use from the list below.

  • Internet Explorer for PC: Alt + [key stroke], then Enter
  • Firefox for PC: Shift + Alt + [key stroke]
  • Firefox for Mac: Ctrl + [key stroke]
  • Safari for Mac: Ctrl + [key stroke]
  • Chrome: Ctrl + Alt + [key stroke]

Facebook Keyboard Trick: Navigate Facebook With Keystrokes Below

  • / = Search
  • 0 = Help
  • 1 = Home
  • 2 = Timeline
  • 3 = Friends
  • 4 = Inbox
  • 5 = Notifications
  • 6 = Account Settings
  • 7 = Privacy
  • 8 = About
  • 9 = Terms

Facebook Action Keyboard Shortcuts

  • c = comment when on a story in your News Feed
  • j and k = scroll between News Feed stories
  • l = like or unlike a selected story
  • m = new message

Please share in the comments below any other time-saving Facebook shortcuts you know.