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Keyboard shortcuts will not only streamline your web browsing experience, but will also impress your peers as a result of its display of apparent technological prowess.

Internet Explorer:

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Ctrl+F – Find (for example, keywords such as names or buzz words)
Ctrl+N – Open a new window
Ctrl+D – Add a bookmark
Ctrl+T – Open a new tab
Ctrl+Tab – Switch to next tab
Ctl+Shift+T – Open the last tab you closed
Ctrl+H – Open history
Ctrl+9 – Go to last tab
Ctrl+Number – To go to a specific tab (e.g. if you want to go to the third tab, type ctl+3)
Ctrl+Shift+L – Copy text you want to search (Ctl+C), then search for it by pressing Ctl+shift+L

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Google Chrome:

Ctrl+F –  Find (for example, keywords such as names or buzz words)
Ctrl+N – Open a new window
Ctrl+D – Add a bookmark
Ctrl+T – Open a new tab
Ctl+Shift+N – Open a new window in incognito mode
Ctl+Shift+T – Open the last tab you closed
Ctl+backspace – In the address bar, delete the key term preceding your cursor
New URL+Alt+Enter – Open the URL in a new tab
Ctrl 0 – Return text size settings to normal

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Firefox:

Ctrl+F – Find (for example, keywords such as names or buzz words)
Ctrl+D – Add a bookmark
Ctrl+T – Open a new tab
Ctrl+Tab – Next tab
Ctrl+Number – To go to a specific tab (e.g. if you want to go to the third tab, type ctl+3)
Ctrl+number – To go to a specific tab (e.g. if you want to go to the third tab, type ctl+3)
Ctrl 0 – Return text size settings to normal
Ctrl Z – Undo

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Do you have other time saving shortcuts you use on a regular basis? Add those in the comment box below...

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