Ode to a vertical tab strip in Firefox
Overlooked Firefox keyboard shortcuts. Ctrl-PageUp and Ctrl-PageDown cycle between tabs in a window. So do Ctrl-Tab and Ctrl-Shift-Tab.
Source: Nelson's Weblog: tech / good / firefoxTabs
Remember when I started singing the praises of OmniWeb's Tab Drawer? Well, I eventually got snared back into the clutches of Firefox—I blame the monkey—and have since wandered away from the drawer of tabs.
SessionSaver gave me what I needed to weather the occasional crash with my reading queue in open tabs intact. And a month or so after that, I discovered a hack to switch Firefox tabs to vertical. Now, all I need is for someone (maybe me?) to get thumbnails of pages drawing in this vertical tab strip, and I'll be golden.
What does all this have to do with the above quote? Well, just that it reminded me of all this, and that now the Ctrl-PgUp and Ctrl-PgDn tab navigation shortcuts make perfect intuitive sense—because they walk up and down in my tab strip.
Oh yeah, and here's what it looks like: