A CLEVER LIST OF TOOLS TO HELP YOU! About ten years ago, someone joked during a html class that I was the “queen of computer shortcuts” – and they weren’t wrong! So I’ve compiled a list of useful on-screen shortcuts, as well as useful sites and software I use day-to-day. So here we go with keyboard shortcuts!
|Apple Mac||Windows PC||Description|
|CMD + Space Bar||Search your mac|
|CMD + C||Ctrl + C||Copy||Highlight your text or object first to cut or copy, then paste.|
|CMD + V||Ctrl + V||Paste|
|CMD + X||Ctrl + X||Cut|
|CMD + Tab||Ctrl + Tab||Move between open software|
|CMD + A||Ctrl + A||Select All|
|CMD + S||Ctrl + S||Save|
|CMD + Z||Ctrl + Z||Undo|
|CMD + O||Ctrl + O||Open|
|CMD + W||Ctrl + W||Close a window|
|CMD + T||Ctrl + T||Open a tab|
|CMD + F||Ctrl + F||Find|
|FN Key||To use all those blue keys on your keyboard|
|CMD + Option + Esc||Ctrl + Alt + Delete||Opens Task Manager|
|CMD + P||Ctrl + P|
|Shift + CMD + 3||Ptrn Scr||Full Screen Shot|
|Shift + CMD + 4||Take a smaller screenshot|
|Shift + CMD + 5||Screen Grab Videos|
- https://www.freepik.com/ & https://www.canva.com/ Great place for free and paid vectors, psd files, icons, animations & images – also great for inspiration!
- https://wetransfer.com/ send and receive up to 2gb files for free!
- https://fronty.com/ converts images into html and generates the code using AI.
- https://fonts.google.com The biggest library of fonts!
- www.dropbox.com World leaders in cloud storage, and a lifesaver as we share it with all of our clients! Makes collaboration easy!
- https://builtwith.com/ Find out (for non-techies) what a site is built with. We also like to hit CMD + U in Firefox to read other people’s code!
- https://imagecolorizer.com & https://www.myheritage.com/deep-nostalgia Image Colorizer will let you take those black and white images and add color. My heritage lets you use AI to bring images to life.
- https://analytics.google.com/ Our go to platform for analyzing your site data, creating weekly or monthly reports that email straight to you!
- https://search.google.com/search-console How we register you with Google, handle sitemaps, check for broken links, and inspect your sites coverage, experience, and usability - particularly on mobile.
Oh, and our very own competitor algorithm! You won’t find that on the internet – as it is exclusive to Code Stack! Handwritten. Bespoke & Just Cool!