How to Add Website Shortcuts to the iPhone Home Screen

MakeUseOf | 6/14/2018 | Ben Stegner
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With millions of apps on the App Store for iOS, you think there’d be an app for everything. Sadly, that’s not the case.

Sometimes you’ll come across a great website that doesn’t offer a dedicated app. Or maybe you just want quick access to your favorites sites from your iPhone’s home screen. Whatever the case, you can easily add a shortcut icon to any website on the iPhone home screen thanks to a neat Safari trick.

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15 Essential Safari iOS Tips & Tricks for iPhone Users

A surprising number of useful actions in Safari on iOS are hidden behind long presses, gestures, and 3D Touch.

Safari - Browsers - Chrome

Open Safari. Other browsers, such as Chrome, won’t work for this.

Navigate to the website you want to save to your home screen. Make sure you visit the exact page you want to open.

Share - Button - Bottom - Page

Tap the Share button at the bottom of the page.

On the bottom row of icons, scroll over until you see Add to Home Screen and tap this.

Screen - Name - Link - Home - Screen

On the next screen, choose a name for the link on your home screen....
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