How to Bookmark a Page in the Safari App on Your iPhone & iPad

If you have a favorite webpage or website that you visit from the Safari browser on your iPhone or iPad, we'll show you how to bookmark the page. This way, you can quickly and easily find it again later.

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Tired of searching for a website or webpage in the Safari app every time you need to refer to it? We'll show you how to add a bookmark on your iPhone and iPad, and where to find your bookmarks, so you can skip the search and easily find the page you're looking for, every time. 

Related: How to Bookmark All Open Safari Tabs at Once

How to Bookmark a Page in the Safari App on Your iPhone & iPad

Learning how to add a bookmark on your iPhone or iPad is a crucial first step in keeping your favorite websites accessible and organized. After you know how to bookmark a page in Safari, you can organize your bookmarks into bookmark folders, learn how to add favorites on Safari, and more. Check out our free Tip of the Day for more great Safari app tutorials. To begin:

  1. Open the Safari app.
  2. Visit the web page you'd like to bookmark and touch and hold the open book icon at the bottom of your screen. 

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  3. Tap Add Bookmark.
  4. Tap Save.

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  5. Tap the open book icon any time you're in the Safari app to see all your bookmarks. 
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Leanne Hays

Leanne Hays is an SEO Content Strategist and Feature Writer at iPhone Life, and has written hundreds of in-depth how-to and troubleshooting articles. She's a former Associate Editor for iPhone Life magazine, and has written for the Iowa Source, as well as web content for education marketing. Leanne has an associate's degree in education, with a focus on curriculum development, as well as a bachelor's degree in science. She has over nine years of experience with SEO, social media management, and web development and writing. Despite years of web work, Leanne is by no means an early adapter; she's only owned a smartphone for five years, which makes her highly sympathetic to the learning curve of new iPhone owners. She enjoys making reader's lives easier and putting her education experience to work by walking them through the most practical ways to use Apple devices, step-by-step.

In off-work hours, Leanne is a mother of two, homesteader, audiobook fanatic, musician, and learning enthusiast.