How to Save and Preview WordPress Posts Using Ctrl+S
Yes, we tested it with WP 4.0.1 when writing this tutorial and it worked fine. Please note that not all WordPress plugins need updates with every version of WordPress. This is why some plugin authors do not feel the need to update their plugins. Ideally, they should update their plugins only to assure users that their plugin has been tested with the latest version. But sadly many plugin authors don’t do that.
Ctrl + S is a universal keyboard shortcut for saving your work across applications. When a beginner starts using WordPress, it’s a really weird experience to find that the most commonly used keyboard shortcut is not available. In this article, we will show you how to save and preview WordPress posts using Ctrl + S or Cmd + S for Mac users.
How to Save and Preview WordPress Posts Using CtrlS
In a large amount of applications you are able to save using the button combination of control and S. WordPress does not innately have this ability but there is a plugin to enable this. In this video, we will show you how to save and preview WordPress posts using Control S.
Added support for saving menus.
Rebuilt tooltip insertion with support for localization.
Tested up to WP 5.0 with Gutenberg (which doesn’t use the plugin ’cause it already handles this shortcut).