How to Skip Forward or Backwards by 10 Seconds in YouTube on iPhone or iPad

When using iPhone for watching YouTube, you can use the navigation bar to navigate through the video.  This great tool really helpful to do a long jump in the video, but if you want to just skip 10 seconds in a video.

YouTube engineers introduced a new feature to handle this situation, it allows the viewers to skip forwards and backwards by 10 seconds.

Here is how it works.

How to Skip Forward/Backwards 10 Seconds in YouTube on iPhone and iPad

Step #1. Make sure you have the latest version of YouTube (> 12. 04) installed on your device. (Go to App Store → Updates and update it to the latest version.)

Step #2. Next, open YouTube on your iOS device.

Step #3. Now, select your video and tap to open it.

Step #4. While the video is running, double-tap on the left side of the video to skip 10 seconds backwards. Similarly, double-tap on the right side of the video to skip ten seconds forward. This functionality works in landscape mode as well.

How to Skip Forward or Backwards by 10 Sec in YouTube on ios

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