Social Media Optimization: Twitter Keyboard Shortcuts

By Ric Shreves, Michelle Krasniak

Part of Social Media Optimization For Dummies Cheat Sheet

The best way to keep up with a presence on multiple social media platforms is optimize the site and make it work for you. Twitter provides users with a handy set of keyboard shortcuts that make it easy to move between the various features of your account.

Shortcut Result
N Post a new tweet
R Reply to a selected tweet
M Send a direct message
G, H Go to home page
G, P Go to your profile page
G, R See your mentions
G, M See your direct messages
G, U Go to profile page of user who posted the selected tweet