Facebook Keyboard Shortcuts

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Facebook is a popular social media website first developed by Mark Zuckerberg while he was a student at Havard in 2004. Registered Facebook users create profiles, upload photos and video, send messages and keep in touch with friends, family and colleagues. 

Facebook Statistics

  • Every second there are 20,000 people on Facebook
  • On average, there are 486,183 users a minute accessing Facebook from their mobile
  • There are 745 million daily mobile users
  • Every minute there are 150,000 messages sent.
  • There are 500,000 'likes' every minute
  • 350 million photo uploads per day
  • Users spend 21 minutes per day on average on Facebook
  • Facebook generates $1.4 million in revenue every hour
  • 73% of Facebook's add revenue comes from mobile advertising

More Facebook statistics here.

Want to become more efficient using Facebook? Use these simple keyboard commands!

Facebook Keyboard Shortcuts

  • ? - Brings up the Keyboard Shortcut Help
  • J - Scroll to the next News Feed post
  • K - Scroll to previous News Feed post
  • P - Make a new post
  • L - Like or unlike the selected post
  • C - Comment on the selected post
  • S - Share the selected post
  • O - Open attachment of the selected post
  • Enter - See more of the selected post
  • Q - Search Messenger contacts
  • / - Search

Note: Keyboard shortcut commands also work with screen readers!

The video below demonstrates the top Facebook keyboard shortcuts.