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Reasons To Take A Screenshot

How To Take A Screenshot With Your iPhone

Push the round home button on the front of your phone and the power on/off button (on the top right side of your phone) quickly at the same time.

How To Take A Screenshot With An Android Phone

I don’t know :) But here’s a link to someone who does!

30 Reasons To Take A Screenshot With Your Phone

1. Avoid going back and forth between multiple recipes – screenshot and swipe!

2. Save a picture to use as wallpaper on your phone

3. Easily access a facebook post or link later on

4. Save gift ideas

5. Show someone a high score on a game

6. Help someone understand something

7. For kids to show their parents an inappropriate comment on social media in case it’s deleted later

8. Help remember something

9. Save gift card bar codes

10. Save great ideas to remember later

11. Snapchat

12. Share ridiculous things you see on social media with a friend (we all do it – admit it!)

13. Because IFTTT will save it to my dropbox, calendar or to do list for me.

14. Remember to share something later

15. When I’m in a client’s Pinterest account and I see someone I want to follow, I take a screenshot of the profile so I can find it later.

16. To easily access a portion of an email, like an address

17. Repost a Photo of the Day challenge on Instagram

18. Save a picture your child draws or makes in an app

19. Quickly save information about great products you find (screenshot the bottle of wine you had at a friend’s house)

20. Save craft ideas to try later

21. Take a photo of your calendar’s “to do” list for the day

22. Get proof of something

23. Save shopping lists for easy reference

24. Remember great products you see for sale so you can attempt to make your own later

25. Save lists you commonly refer to, like Instagram and exercise challenges

26. Remember great websites you come across

27. Share text conversations you have with your kids

28. Save coupon bar codes

29. Share a tweet with someone not on Twitter

30. Showing a problem you’re having to a friend when asking for help

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  1. Love all of these!! Never thought to screenshot barcodes! Great list Becca

    1. Anonymous says:

      Scrrenshot-another way of taking other people’s work as using it for your own purposes without thier permission.

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