Essential Browser Shortcuts

Browsers are an inevitable part in our daily life.we use browsers daily. But some of you may take longtime to browse simple topics or queries.

Clicking here and there, copy pasting and other blah blah things will make you really irritated and will steal your precious time too.

To avoid all these issues all browsers are providing some shortcuts that makes your search easy and efficient.

Here are some shortcuts that will work with almost all popular browsers and help you browse much faster and smoothly

A shortcut to any website

Whatever you type into the URL bar can be surrounded by www. & .com by pressing control + enter.

A shortcut to highlighting a URL.

Using CTRL + L will highlight the url/address bar in Chrome, Opera & Firefox.

How to do a reverse image search.

Press and Hold ‘S’ and right click an image to do reverse image search in Chrome.

How to restore a closed tab in a browser.

Pressing Ctrl + Shift + T opens up the last tab you closed mostly by mistake. This is a godsend!

Switch between Tabs.

Simply press Ctrl + Tab and you can easily move to the next tab in the browser.

How to stop a distracting GIF.

On most of the occasions pressing ESC will halt animated GIFs that are distracting.

Open an incognito window quickly

You might be aware of the Incognito, but it is tedious of go through the options to enable it. Instead Ctrl + Shift + N opens up an incognito mode tab on chrome browser quickly.

Clear cache with ease.

Press CTRL + SHIFT + R and then refresh the page. All the cache is gone.

Gokul Gopan
Gokul Gopan
A curious internet enthusiast crafting brands.


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