Sanity Savers are quick tips that help you stay sane when using your computer.
I often create point form lists of things, whether planning a post or a coding sprint or a client activity. And to keep track of which points in the list are done and which will not be done, or what is right and what is wrong, I like to use
I use them so frequently and am so lazy that even typing
,,cross TextExpander expansions are too much effort.
So I made them hot keys using Keyboard Maestro.
⌃⌘= gives me a
⌃⌘- gives a
✗. Anywhere. Anytime.
Update: As per the comment from Jimmy Hartingdon below, change the macro to ‘Insert Text by Typing’ if you want the clipboard to remain unchanged.
Batsu (罰) is Japanese for the ✗ symbol, meaning “wrong”, as in wrong answer (Wikipedia).