Blog101: 20 WordPress Keyboard Shortcuts

20 WordPress Keyboard Shortcuts (1)

Hello lovelies, how’s everything going? Did you know that WordPress has its own keyboard shortcuts? If you are looking for productivity tips on how to save time while writing posts in WordPress, then you need to use these shortcuts. In this article, you will find useful WordPress keyboard shortcuts that can help speed up the process. via wpbeginner.com

In the WordPress visual editor you can use a combination of keys to do things that normally need a mouse, trackpad or other input device. Rather than reaching for your mouse to click on the toolbar, you can use the following keyboard (MacOS cmd = command / Windows ctrl = control) shortcuts: via codex.wordpress.org

Alt + Shift + Z = See Toolbar Toggle (Kitchen Sink)
Alt + Shift + H = Help

20 WordPress Keyboard Shortcuts

20 WordPress Keyboard Shortcuts (1)

The Basics

  • Ctrl + A = Select All
  • Ctrl + X = Cut
  • Ctrl + C = Copy
  • Ctrl + V = Paste (Ctrl + Shift + V = Paste as plain text)
  • Ctrl + B = Bold
  • Ctrl + U = Underline
  • Ctrl + I = Italic
  • Ctrl + Z = Undo
  • Ctrl + Y = Redo (Ctrl + Shift + Z)
  • Alt + Shift + D = Strikethrough

Here are 20 WordPress Keyboard Shortcuts

  1. Ctrl + Shift + ← = Highlight previous word
  2. Ctrl + Shift + → = Highlight next word
  3. Ctrl + Shift + ↑ = Highlight previous paragraph
  4. Ctrl + Shift + ↓ = Highlight next paragraph
  5. Alt + Shift + L = Align Left
  6. Alt + Shift + C = Align Centre
  7. Alt + Shift + R = Align Right
  8. Alt + Shift + J = Justify Text
  9. Alt + Shift + 1 – 6 = Set as Heading 1 – 6
  10. Alt + Shift + 7 = Set Paragraph Style
  11. Alt + Shift + 9 = Insert Address
  12. Alt + Shift + U = Bulleted List
  13. Alt + Shift + O = Numbered List
  14. Alt + Shift + T = Insert More Tag
    <!--more-->
  15. Alt + Shift + M = Insert Image
  16. Alt + Shift + A = Insert/edit link (Ctrl + K as well)
  17. Alt + Shift + S = Remove link
  18. Alt + Shift + Q = Insert Blockquote
    <blockquote>Quotes</blockquote>
  19. Alt + Shift + P = Insert Page Break Tag
    <!--nextpage-->
  20. Alt + Shift + X = Add/Remove Code Tag

I hope you enjoyed this post and see you on my next post 😍 Many exciting surprises are planned ahead, so stay tuned 🔜

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