Go Back and Forth Fast in Preview
If you're reading a PDF in Apple's Preview software, and you follow a bookmark or an internal link to move around within the PDF, you can quickly return to where you were by pressing the keyboard shortcut Command-[ (that's Command-Left Bracket). Or, you can choose Go > Back.
The command works iteratively, so you can go back to just the previously viewed page or if you issue the command again, to the page before that, and so on. There's also an equivalent Go > Forward (Command-]).
Keyboard Maestro 6.2
Set up short abbreviations which expand to larger bits of text,
such as “Tx” for “TextExpander”. With the new custom keyboard,
you can expand abbreviations in any app, including Safari and
'Take Control of Keyboard Maestro' would be very welcome! I struggle with using variables and find the documentation, while welcome, assumes too much prior knowledge. Bundle with 'Take Control of AppleScript', please.
Update: just spotted the earlier item - http://tidbits.com/article/13784 - suggesting Take Control of KM might not be a bestseller. Fair point, but I would still be grateful! :-)
We'd love to do a book about Keyboard Maestro; the problem is figuring out how to make it worthwhile from a business perspective.