safari an in-browser iPhone app, uses a fairly familiar bookmarking system to save the addresses of websites you visit regularly. If you’ve used bookmarks in almost any other web browser on your desktop or laptop, you’ll be familiar with the basic concepts. The iPhone has added some useful settings, such as syncing your bookmarks across devices.

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How to Bookmark Safari on iPhone

Add bookmark in safari very simple. Just follow these steps:

  1. Go to the web page you want to bookmark.

  2. Click on the action block (an icon that looks like a box with an arrow coming out of it).

  3. In the pop-up menu, click » Add bookmark» . (This menu also contains useful functions such as seal and search for text on a page .)

  4. Change bookmark details. On the first line, edit the name you want to display in the bookmark list, or use the default value.

  5. You can also choose which folder to store it in using line » Location» . Click and then click on the folder where you want to save the bookmark.

  6. When you’re done, click Save . The bookmark has been saved.

Would you like to learn how to find text on web pages in Safari? Find out, how to search for text in Safari using iPhone Find on Page .

How to sync bookmarks across devices using iCloud

If you enable Safari sync with iCloud you will be able to share bookmarks on your Apple devices. Thus, bookmarking a site in Safari on one device automatically makes it a Safari bookmark on all of them. Here’s how to do it:

  1. On your iPhone, press Settings

  2. Tap your name at the top of the screen. (AT iOS 9 and earlier versions instead of this click iCloud .)

  3. Move slider safari on the (green). This will sync all your iPhone bookmarks to iCloud and other compatible devices that have the same setting turned on.

  4. Repeat these steps for iPad and Mac (and PC if you’re using the iCloud Control Panel) to sync everything.

How to sync passwords with iCloud Keychain

In the same way that you can sync bookmarks across devices, you can also sync saved usernames and passwords that you use to access your online accounts. If this setting is enabled, any username/password combinations saved in Safari on iOS and Mac devices will be saved across devices. Here’s how:

  1. Click Settings .

  2. Tap your name at the top of the screen. (In iOS 9 and earlier versions instead of this click iCloud .)

  3. Click Trinket .

  4. Move slider iCloud Keychain on the (green).

  5. Now, if Safari asks if you want to save your password when you sign in to a website and you answer yes, that information will be added to your iCloud keychain.

  6. Turn on this setting on all devices for which you want to use the same iCloud keychain data and you won’t need to enter those usernames and passwords again.

How to Use Your Bookmarks in iPhone Safari

To use your bookmarks, tap the icon at the bottom of the Safari screen; it looks like an open book. This shows your bookmarks. Navigate through any bookmarked folders you should find the site you want to visit. Just click on the bookmark to go to this site.

How to Edit and Delete Bookmarks in Safari on iPhone

After saving bookmarks in Safari on iPhone, you can edit or delete them by following these steps:

  1. Open the bookmark menu by clicking the book icon.

  2. Click » Change».

  3. When you do this, you will have four options:

    • Delete Bookmarks— to delete a bookmark, tap the red circle to the left of the bookmark. When in button will appear in the far right corner. Delete» click it to delete it.
    • Edit Bookmarks — To change the name, website address, or folder where the bookmark is stored, tap the bookmark itself. You will be taken to the same screen as when adding a bookmark.
    • Change bookmark order. To rearrange bookmarks, press and hold the icon that looks like three horizontal lines to the right of a bookmark. When you do this, it rises a little. Drag the bookmark to a new location.
    • Create new folder — To create a new folder where you can store your bookmarks, click » New folder» give it a name, and choose a location for this folder. Click the button Ready» on the keyboard to save the new folder.
  4. When you have made all the necessary changes, click the » Ready» .

How to Add a Website Shortcut to the iPhone Home Screen Using Clips

Is there a site that you visit many times a day? You can get to it even faster than with a bookmark if you’re using a webclip. Web clips are shortcuts that are stored on your home screen, look like apps, and take you to your favorite website with a single tap.

To create a web clip, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the site you want.

  2. Click the rectangle and arrow icon used to create bookmarks.

  3. In the pop-up menu, click » Add to home screen» .

  4. Edit the clip’s name if you like.

  5. Click Add.

You will then be taken to the home screen and see the web clip. Click to go to this site. You can arrange and delete web clips just like and application .

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