Twitter hotkeys – Keyboard shortcuts for Twitter


Twitter keyboard shortcuts (also known as Twitter hotkeys) can be used to perform various actions throughout Twitter. Twitter hotkeys can be used to reply to messages and comments, direct message people, retweet a tweet, and much more from a device with a keyboard. Twitter hotkeys can also be used to navigate through Twitter and Twitter timelines.

Here is a list of Twitter keyboard shortcuts (hotkeys) that can make using Twitter easier for you:

F – Favorite

R – Reply

T – Retweet

M – Direct Message

N – New Tweet

ENTER – Open Tweet Details

L – Close all open Tweets

? – This menu

J – New Tweet

K – Previous Tweet

SPACE – Page down

/ – Search

. – Load new Tweets

GH – Home

GC – Connect

GA – Activity

GR – Mentions

GD – Discover

GP – Profile

GF – Favorites

GM – Messages

GU – Go to user…

To use these Twitter hotkeys make sure you are logged into your Twitter account from a device with a connected keyboard. Go to your Twitter feed, homepage, or and strike the appropriate keyboard keys to perform the Twitter hotkey that you want to use.

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