Listicles, or articles that consist primarily of a series of items, do really well on the Internet in terms of attracting readers to click on a headline to read the full post. Buzzfeed, Mashable, and others have generated millions upon millions of page views using list posts. As a result, I typically ignore them.
Gizmodo’s 14 iPhone Gestures You Might Not Know About not only got me to click, but I actually found several tips worth implementing and passing along. Here’s one that I found really useful already:
No. 2: Tap and hold to bring up closed tabs in Safari
Want to get back to that web page you dismissed too quickly? Forgotten what you’ve just read already? In the Safari app, you can open the tab view via the icon in the lower right-hand corner, then tap and hold on the new tab icon (a plus) to see your recently closed tabs. You can also tap and hold on individual tabs to reorder them in the tab view.