Hosted by Federico Viticci and Fraser Speirs, Canvas is a podcast all about mobile productivity. Armed with iOS, Federico and Fraser will be walking through workflows, exploring the best apps for the iPad and iPhone and helping users solve problems.

#5: Typing

March 4th, 2016 · 50 minutes

This week Fraser and Federico dig into how to be more efficient with typing and text entry on iOS.

Download: MP3 (40.22 MB)

Links and Show Notes

There are several things you can do to become a better keyboard user on iOS. Some of the areas we cover include:

  • Learning the 'swipe up' shortcut on several keys such as comma and period.
  • Tap and hold on certain keys for alternate characters such as accented characters.
  • Mastering the Trackpad Mode on iOS 9.
  • Using the keyboard's shortcut bar.
  • Using the iOS system-wide Text Replacement feature
  • Adopting some of the more powerful iOS custom keyboards
  • ....or amusing yourself with some of the crazier ones.
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