One of the best ways to improve your productivity as a blogger is to learn WordPress shortcuts that can speed up your writing and editing process while working from the WordPress dashboard. After all, we all are busy people with lots of different tasks to work on each day.
In this article, let’s take a look at various WordPress keyboard shortcuts that can save your precious time while working from the WordPress dashboard.
WordPress shortcuts for writing and editing
Speed up your writing and editing phases of blogging by using the below shortcuts. If you are on Mac, you’ll need to use command key instead of Ctrl key.
Ctrl + c =Copy
Ctrl + v = Paste
Ctrl + a = Select all
Ctrl + z = Undo
Ctrl + y = Redo
Ctrl + b = Bold
Ctrl + i = Italic
Ctrl + u = Underline
Ctrl + 1 = Heading 1
Ctrl + 2 = Heading 2
Ctrl + 3 = Heading 3
Ctrl + 4 = Heading 4
Ctrl + 5 = Heading 5
Ctrl + 6 = Heading 6
Ctrl + 9 = Address
Styling your writings
Follow the below shortcuts for styling your writings.
Alt + Shift + n = Check spelling
Alt + Shift + l = Align left
Alt + Shift + j = Justify text
Alt + Shift + c = Align center
Alt + Shift + d = Strikethrough
Alt + Shift + r = Align right
Alt + Shift + u = Unordered list
Alt + Shift + a = Insert link
Alt + Shift + o = Ordered list
Alt + Shift + s = Remove link
Alt + Shift + q = Quote
Alt + Shift + m = Insert image
Alt + Shift + w = Distraction free writing mode
Alt + Shift + t = Insert more tag
Alt + Shift + p = Insert page break
Alt + Shift + h = Help
After crafting the content and editing the content, comment moderation is the most laborious task you’ll have to work on as a blogger.
There are a lot of shortcuts that can help speed up your comments moderation process. Here are some of them.
Before proceeding with this step, make sure you enable keyboards shortcuts for comments moderation from your profile page.
Select a comment and follow the below shortcuts.
A – Approve the comment
S – Mark the comment as spam
D – Delete the comment
Z – Restore the comment
U – Approved comment returns to moderation
R – Reply to the comment
Q – Activates quick edit for inline editing of the comment
Do you know more WordPress shortcuts that are not being shared on this post? Let us know…