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General Discussion

looking for a hotkey solution

is there a hot key to move the cursor between such tags <p>?</p> in order to type code without having to use arrow keys or mouse to start typing text?


lol i cant seem to get the tags to show up, basically asking if u cant "jump" into an opening and closing tag quickly with a certain key he does it so fast in the videos

2 Answers

Wade Christensen
Wade Christensen
Treehouse Teacher

Usually that type of functionality is built into an IDE or text editor. Vim or Vi has great functionality for that kind of thing. Most advanced text editors or IDEs have auto completion of tags and brackets for certain languages. I think they leave this out of code challenges so you have to learn when to place closing tags and brackets rather than letting an IDE do it for you. Hope that makes sense.

Thank you so much