Social media keyboard shortcuts

Social media keyboard shortcuts (Getty Images)

/ = Search

. = Load new Tweets

Timelines (note: Don't press both keys at once, tap one and then the other in quick succession)

g h = Home

g c = Connect

g a = Activity

g r = Mentions

g d = Discover

g p = Profile

g f = Favorites

g l = Lists

g m = Messages

g s = Settings

g u = Go to user...

Facebook

(Note: The keys are the same, but the key/key combinations to activate the shortcuts vary by computer type and browser)

Internet Explorer for PC: Alt + key, then Enter

Firefox for PC: Shift + Alt + key

Safari for Mac: Ctrl + key

Firefox for Mac: Ctrl + key