If you are surfing the web with Safari, you may want to quickly return to the top of the page you are reading. It doesn't seem tedious to manually scroll a page until you reach the top. However, be aware that there is a simple trick to simplify your task.
How to reach the top of a web page on iPhone
To reach the top of a web page on Safari, you need to tap the top of your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch screen. The first tap will display the URL of the page, you must tap the top of the screen again in order to scroll up the page.
Reach the top of a web page on iPhone X
If you have an iPhone X, use the same technique explained above. Except that you must tap on the top left edge (where the time is located) or the top right edge (where the network bars and the battery are located) of the iPhone X screen. You can also tap at the bottom of the notch on the screen. iPhone X.
How to Reach the Top of Social Media Apps on iPhone and iPad
To reach the top of an application like Twitter, WhatsApp or Facebook, nothing could be simpler. Tap only on the status bar of your iPhone or iPad. However, on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and other apps, you can tap the icons at the bottom of the screen.
For example on Twitter, when you are at the bottom of the home page (or in the notifications section), you simply have to touch the icon of the home button and you will be directed to the top of the page.
It's the same scenario again with WhatsApp. If you are at the bottom of your discussion list (or calls) and you want to access the top of the list, tap only on the discussions icon (or calls icon).
Now with this trick you can double your speed within certain applications. Furthermore, you should know that this tip is also valid for some native diOS applications like Contacts, Phone, Posts, Music etc.
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