Infographic: How quick keys make easy work of social media tasks

Though gamers and hackers might tickle their keyboards like a Steinway piano, PR pros aren’t always so tech savvy. Here are some shortcuts to help you eliminate keystrokes.

Smart communicators are always looking for shortcuts—and tech-savvy pros have their favorite keyboard shortcuts memorized.

Whether your daily tasks involve posting to Facebook and Twitter or curating a company blog, there are some steps that you wish would go faster. You’ve done them hundreds of times; you could do them in your sleep.

This infographic from M2 Social lists all the shortcuts that might be useful for communicators who must navigate social media every day.

Need to open a new tab in your browser, open a new window or open downloads frequently? There’s a shortcut for all those.

What about scrolling a Facebook newsfeed, sharing a post or “liking” a selected comment? There are nifty key combinations for that too.

Communicators can find shortcuts for:

  • Google Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Safari 9
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google Plus

The infographic includes a few fun facts along the way. For example, did you know that the QWERTY keyboard will turn 150 years old in 2018?

Celebrate the sesquicentennial with some shortcuts to make the most of your keyboard—and speed your online efforts.

See the full infographic here:

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