Here is how to skip forward and backward ten seconds in Youtube app for iOS

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Youtube is now one of the most video-sharing platforms in the world. Youtube has been available for iOS for a while and it has quickly become the most used video player among iOS users. Like Youtube app for Android, iOS counterpart includes a scrubber that allows you to navigate your playing video clip.


However, with Youtube app for iOS, you may be struggling to fast forward or backward a long video on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch using scrubber. With that in mind, we believe that we can help you out.

In this guide, we will show you a quick shortcut that helps you skip forward or backward ten seconds in Youtube for iOS without the need to use the scrubber.

Steps to skip forward or backward ten seconds in Youtube app for iOS

Step one: First off, you are supposed to launch Youtube app from your home screen and find a video you wish to watch and tap on it to start playing video on your device

Step two: Next up, perform a double-tap on the left side of the video player rewind ten seconds of the video. Besides, you can double tap on the right side to skip forward ten seconds of the video

Note that the above-mentioned shortcuts also work for orientation mode, which can be accessed after enabling the Orientation Lock in Control Center by turning the device upside down. Besides, these shortcuts require a modern version of Youtube app (version 12.4) for iOS.

There are tons of alternatives to Youtube app for iPhone and iPad out there with nearly identical features and even more such as Prolube, YouPlayer and CornerTube. If you are looking for a video player that meets your basic needs, Youtube app for iOS is best for you. If you are expecting more from a video player, we recommend you use Prolube, best third party YouTube app choice with more advanced features.

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