FB Keyboard shortcuts
FB Keyboard shortcuts

In case you don’t use its mobile app exclusively and prefer to browse Facebook from your PC, you’ll definitely want to improve your Facebook experience with a few handy FB keyboard shortcuts. After all, faster Facebook navigation is a completely different thing to experience, something that no-one would like to miss. That’s the reason we’ve come up with 30 such ultimate FB keyboard shortcuts for faster navigation on your PC that will improve your Facebook experience magically. Let’s get started:

Handy FB keyboard shortcuts for faster Facebook navigation:

Access keys

These keyboard shortcuts let you easily jump from a particular area of Facebook to other by pressing a particular key or two plus a number, which Facebook calls an access key. The shortcuts may vary from browser to browser, but still, they are the best way to access Facebook faster. Let’s have a look:

For Windows

  • Chrome and Edge: Alt + #
  • Firefox: Alt + Shift + #

For Mac

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

To navigate through Facebook with these shortcuts, you’ll need to replace # with following numbers:

  • 1 – News Feed
  • 2 – Your Timeline
  • 3 – Friends
  • 4 – Inbox
  • 5 – Notifications
  • 6 – Settings
  • 7 – Activity Log
  • 8 – About
  • 9 – Terms
  • 0 – Help

Of this list you can use short number 1, 2, 4 and 5, frequently to access your news feed, timeline, inbox and messages quite faster. Rest of the shortcuts are also helpful but I am not sure that you’ll be using them much.

Navigating the News Feed

In addition to the above shortcuts, there are also some keys you can use to navigate through the News Feed. Here are the Keys:

  • J – Navigate to next story in feed
  • K – Navigate to the previous story in feed
  • L – Like or unlike the selected story
  • C – Comment on the selected story
  • S – Share selected story
  • O – Open the image or link of selected story
  • Esc – Close image and return back to the news feed
  • P – Post a new status
  • / – Search
  • Q – Search chat contacts

Facebook Web Messenger

Apart from this, there are also some shortcuts for Facebook Web Messenger. Let’s have a look:

  • Ctrl + g – Search conversations
  • Ctrl + q – Show/hide keyboard shortcuts
  • Ctrl + Delete – Archive/unarchive conversation
  • Ctrl + j – Mark as spam
  • Ctrl + m – Start a new message
  • Ctrl + i – Go to Inbox
  • Ctrl + u – Go to Other

Our list of 20 ultimate FB keyboard shortcuts ends here. Now it’s time to do some practical. So grab a PC or Mac, log in into your Facebook account, apply above mentioned shortcuts and enjoy a completely different and faster Facebook experience.

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30 ultimate FB keyboard shortcuts for faster Facebook navigation
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