Gesture Shortcuts in Twitterrific (iOS)

What gestures can I use in Twitterrific?

Starting with Twitterrific 5, there are a number of new gestures that you can utilize to make your experience reading tweets even more enjoyable:

Application-Wide Gestures

  • Two-finger swipe left or right to switch between dark and light themes
  • Dismiss a popup view by dragging downwards on the navigation bar

Compose Screen Gestures

  • Tapping and holding on the camera button quickly attaches the latest photo
  • Remove an image attachment by tapping on the image you'd like to remove, then tap the X button that shows up on top of it
  • Turn on geolocation for all tweets per account - Tap and hold the location button
  • Tapping on the character counter and then tapping on the “X” button that shows up next to it will clear the tweet
  • You can cancel out of autocompleting usernames partway through by tapping the "@" symbol on the keyboard
  • Single-finger swipe to adjust cursor position by letter
  • Tap and hold on a draft's copy button to copy a saved draft to the clipboard without inserting the text
  • Tap and hold on the drafts button to copy the text from the topmost draft in your list into compose

Timeline Gestures

  • Pulling downward on the timeline will refresh your Twitter stream
  • Swiping downward with two fingers switches to the next account
  • Swiping upwards with two fingers switches to the previous account
  • Swiping from left to right on a tweet will open a compose screen to reply to that tweet
  • Swiping from right to left on a tweet will open the Discussion view for that tweet
  • Swiping from the left edge of the screen will open the sidebar
  • Tapping and holding on the sidebar button will bring up the accounts screen
  • Tapping and holding on the reply button lets you reply from any account
  • Tapping and holding on the quote button lets you quote from any account
  • Tapping and holding on the retweet button lets you retweet from any account
  • Tapping and holding on the like button lets you like a tweet from any account
  • Tapping and holding on links, usernames, and hashtags will bring up a context menu for copying the item or opening the item in the in-app browser

From the home timeline

  • Replace navigation tabs - tap and hold the tab in the navigation bar

Sidebar Gestures

  • Tapping and holding on the Theme button will reset the application’s themes to the factory defaults

Photo Viewer Gestures

  • Tapping and holding on the image will bring up a context menu for copying or saving the image, or opening the image in the in-app browser
  • Drag downwards to dismiss the photo view
  • Swipe left and right to navigate between multiple photos
  • Swiping back and forth over an animated gif in the photo viewer will scrub back and forth through the animation

Browser Gestures

  • Tap the bottom of the screen to show the toolbar when it is hidden
  • Tap and hold the mobilizer button to set mobilizer to always be enabled