Whether you’ve been a proud supporter of apple since the iPod Nano days and the first generation iPhone or just got your hands on the iPhone 6, there is always a few tricks to save time and make your life a little easier. Here’s a list of my top 10 absolute favorite tricks to get the most out of your iPhone.
1. Fix Typos Quickly
If you are ever writing an email, a text, or even editing a photo and you make a mistake just shake your iPhone and the Undo button will pop up.
2. Set A Timer To Music Before You Fall Asleep
If you ever want to doze off to sleep while listening to music just use your iPhone’s timer. Launch your clock app, tap the timer button on the button right, and set the timer for however long you want the music to play. Tap “when timer ends” and scroll down to the button and tap on “stop playing”. When the timer runs out your music will silently stop playing.
3. Teach Siri How To Pronounce Things
Siri is great but sometimes she doesn’t pronounce things just right. Whenever she’s a little off, just let her know and she will give you alternative pronunciations. Whenever Siri mispronounces a word, just say, “That’s not how you pronounce “_____” and she’ll offer you other options.
4. Charge Your iPhone Faster By Turning on AirPlane Mode
If you are in a rush, try turning on airplane mode will your iPhone is plugged in. This will allow your phone to charge a lot faster. “The difference isn’t exactly earth-shattering,” says Engadget.com, but it will certainly get your battery to 100 percent faster.
5. Customize Your iPhones Vibrations
You can customize your vibrations on your iPhone so that you’ll be able to tell who is calling or texting you. Simply go to Settings > Sounds > Ringtone > Vibration > Create New Vibration.
6. Create Your Own Shortcuts For Quick Texts and Emails
Create shortcuts easily for texting on the go! Just go to settings > general > keyboards > shortcuts and add tap “add new shortcut”.
7. Send A Map Of Your Location Through iMessage
Trying to meet with someone but they can’t seem to find you? Just open the iMessage conversation with your friend tap details and select “Send My Current Location”. A map with your current location will be sent to your friend.
8. Take Burst Of Pictures To Capture The Perfect Shot
If you’re having trouble taking the proper action shot, just hold down the capture button and your iPhone will automatically go into burst mode and take a series of shots, ensuring you capture the perfect one.
9. Set your iPhone To Emit Light Whenever You Get A Notification
Instead of having your iPhone vibrate or ring when you get a notification you can set your iPhone to emit LED light. Settings > General > Accessibility, then scroll down and turn on “LED Flash for Alerts.”
10. Use Reader Mode To Avoid Ads In Articles
Make reading on your iPhone easier by putting safari into Reader Mode. If the page you’re on supports this function, tap the icon on the top left corner to view just text and photos of an article without ads or distractions.