The use of shortcuts is very important when browsing. It makes work faster, it saves you from stressing yourself, that is; moving back and forth in pointing and clicking. You might be relaxed while browsing and you're not in the position to use the mouse(click) you can easily use shortcuts here but thing is if you don't know a series of web browsers' keyboard shortcuts then you have to stress yourself moving back and forth making you easily get tired of surfing or computing. Shortcuts are highly recommended by professional internet users. Using web browsers became more easy after i took my time and learned some browsers' keyboard shortcuts.
Web Browser keyboard shortcuts

Below are 38 web browser keyboard shortcuts to save your time and to make surfing more flexible.

  1. CTRL + T: Opens a new tab.
  2. CTRL + R: Reloads a current tab.
  3. CTRL + H: View your browsing history in a sidebar
  4. CTRL + J: Opens your Firefox download window
  5. CTRL + TAB: Switches from current tab to the next tab.
  6. CTRL + SHIFT + TAB: Moves to the previous tab.
  7. CTRL + Z: Undo last action
  8. CTRL + SHIFT + Z: Redo last action
  9. CTRL + ENTER: Auto-complete URL to .com
  10. SHIFT + ENTER: Auto-complete URL to .net
  11. CTRL + SHIFT + ENTER: Auto-complete URL to .org
  12. CTRL + SHIFT + T: Restore the last closed tab
  13. CTRL + number: Change to the tab with this number
  14. CTRL + F4: Close the current tab
  15. CTRL + N: Opens a new Firefox window
  16. CTRL + S: Download the current webpage page as a web page
  17. CTRL + L: Highlights the URL in the browser address bar
  18. CTRL + HYPHEN: Decrease text size on the webpage
  19. CTRL + PLUS: Increase text size on the webpage
  20. CTRL + D: Add webpage to bookmarks
  21. ALT + Home: Loads your start page.
  22. ALT + F4: Close the browser window
  23. SHIFT + ENTER: Auto-complete URL to .net
  24. F5: Reload the current tab
  25. F6 or Alt+D to Select/Highlight the Address(URL)
  26. F11: Go full screen / normal screen
  27. Space: Scroll down the page
  28. ESC: Stop a loading page
  29. F3: Find in text
  30. /: Quick find (almost same as find in text)
  31. F7: Toggle Caret Browsing (allows you to highlight text with a movable cursor)
  32. CTRL + Page Down: Move to next tab
  33. CTRL + Page Up: Move to previous tab
  34. CTRL + Y: Redo
  35. CTRL + Left Arrow: Go back a page
  36. CTRL + Right Arrow: Go foward a page
  37. Shift + Space: Scroll up a page
  38. Alt + enter. Instead of ctrl + t to open a new tab and then type the address, just type the address and then press alt + enter it will open the address in a new tab automatically.
Hope this was helpful cheers! and surf safely

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