Layer Stacking Tips

Layer Stacking Tips

In this episode of a series on Figma tips and tricks we’ll look at ways to speed up your layer stacking.

Let’s dive in!

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TIP 01.

Move Layers
Up andDown

Figma lets you select a whole bunch of objects with the same characteristics. 

TIP 02.

Move Layers to Top
or Bottom of Stack

The previous keyboard shortcut, with the addition of holding a modifier key (ALT or SHIFT depending on your platform) will move an object to the top or bottom of the stack.

TIP 03.

Paste Object Directly Above a Layer

If you already know exactly where in your layer stack you want an object to appear, select the item that you want your new object to appear above then paste in your new object.