Here are some fun tricks I bet you didn’t know until now . . .
“CTRL + Shift + T” opens up your last closed tab
Use “Cmnd + Shift + T” on a Mac.
Works in Chrome and Firefox.
Hold “S” + Right Click on an image to do a reverse image search.
In Chrome at least
– or just drag an image to the search bar!
Press “CTRL + ENTER to add “.COM” to any word.
Pressing “shift” produces .net and “shift/ctrl” is .org. Try it yourself! (Chrome/Firefox/Opera).
Hold Down “CTRL” when clicking a link to open a new tab.
Mac users, hold down “Apple Key/Command”.
Turn Your Browser into a NOTEPAD!
Handy! (All browsers).
Here’s the code to copy and paste into your URL bar:
Press “CTRL + SHIFT + N” to open an incognito browser Window.
Incognito browsing won’t show up in your history. Which is useful for, you know, incognito things 😉
(Mac users press “Command + Shift + N”). Also works in Opera. Works in Firefox by pressing “Ctrl/Command + Shift + P”.
Turn off Auto-Play video on Facebook.
Go to facebook.com/settings, click “video” on the left tool bar, then select “Off”. Auto-play video be gone!
Mute an annoying email thread in Gmail.
On an email, click “More” and then “Mute” to make reply-allpocalypses history.
Make Google do a Barrel Roll.
Google “do a barrel roll”. Because why not. While you’re at it, try googling “tilt”, “recursion”, and “anagram”. (Chrome/Firefox).
(You may need to view the animated graphic in your browser to see it in action)