iPhone & iPad Tricks: Press & Hold for Keyboard Shortcuts


While we wait for two new iPhone models to be announced in 10 days (and iOS 7 to come), I thought I would do a series of short posts sharing the little iPhone shortcuts I’ve picked up over the years. Here’s one…

When you need to type in “.com” “.net” or “.org” simply press and hold the “.” (period key) until this little pop-up menu appears then select the domain suffix of your choice.

You can also press & hold a number of other keys for shortcuts, such as:



Hope those little time savers are helpful. Stay tuned for more quick lessons in the coming days…

Do you know any iPhone shortcuts you wish to share?


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