How-To Geek

How We Learn To Hold Our Keyboards [Funny]

Your environment can have a big influence on your default keyboard hold: which kind of hold do you use?

We don’t know about the rest of you but we learned the cubicle-hold long before we landed in a cubicle farm.

[via MakeUseOf]

Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 09/3/12

Comments (12)

  1. bluesky

    repost from /r/

    one more is missing pr0n keyboard

  2. SirMonkeybutt10

    Man u guys love 9gag. Me too.

  3. Jon

    Need to add “How AutoCAD taught me to hold a keyboard” only “Esc” is red.

  4. Chuck

    How windows taught us to use a keyboard, CTRL+ALT+DEL

  5. Call me Steve

    How school also taught us to use the keyboard in assignments:



  6. P

    can’t dodge the hipsters..

  7. z0me

    How Frets On Fire taught me to hold a keyboard, F1, F2, F3, F4, F5, Enter.

  8. ragequit

    I use a mix of 2 and 3…for gaming IN SCHOOL!!!!!
    That’s right I’m hip

  9. Ushindi

    I had a slide rule in MY H.S. physics class…computers? Those were those huge vacuum tube thingies IBM was building, weren’t they?

  10. Tech boy

    None of the above as I am left handed.

  11. Sudo Bash

    HJKL and ESC for using vim.

  12. lizbit

    I try to use the keyboard way more than the mouse

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