Many people today spend most of their time on YouTube, whether for learning purposes or watching some cat videos. If you are one of those users who spend hours jumping from one YouTube recommendation to another, then you should definitely hone its keyboard shortcuts.
Check out this list of keyboard shortcuts to make your YouTube use more productive.
Activate the Highlighted Button: Space
Move Between H1 Headers: Shift+1
Go To YouTube Search Bar: /
Go To Previous Video in Playlist: Shift+P
Go To Next Video in Playlist: Shift+N
Toggle Full Screen: F (Esc also exits full-screen mode)
Toggle Closed Captions and Subtitles: C
Launch Mini player: I
View Hotkeys: Shift+?
Raise Volume (In Full-Screen Mode or If Video Is Focused): Up
Lower Volume (In Full-Screen Mode or If Video Is Focused): Down
Speed Up Playback Rate: >
Slow Down Playback Rate: <
Rewind 10 Seconds: J
Fast-Forward 10 Seconds: L
Play/Pause: K (or Space, unless a button is highlighted)