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

* This article is from our Tip of the Day newsletter. . *

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 where to find the bookmarks on your iPhone. Now, you can skip the search and easily find the page you're looking for every time. 

Why You'll Love This Tip

  • Save all your favorite web pages so you can quickly access them without having to type in the link.
  • Bookmark your favorites in the same place, so everything you're looking for is always together.

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

Learning how to 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:

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  1. Open the Safari app.

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

    Visit the web page you'd like to bookmark and touch and hold the open book icon at the bottom of your screen. 
  3. Tap Add Bookmark.

    Tap Add Bookmark.
  4. Tap the folder that appears under Location. This may be Favorites, as below, or Bookmarks, or another folder, depending on which you used last.

    Tap Location.
  5. Tap the folder to which you would like to save this page. Here, we've chosen Bookmarks Menu.

    Tap Bookmarks Menu.
  6. Tap Save.

    Tap Save.

Now, any time you tap the open book icon in the Safari app, you will be able to see your bookmarks!

Pro tip:

Did you know that you can bookmark all open Safari tabs at once?

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Leanne Hays

Leanne Hays has over a dozen years of experience writing for online publications. As a Feature Writer for iPhone Life, she has authored hundreds of how-to, Apple news, and gear review articles, as well as a comprehensive Photos App guide. Leanne holds degrees in education and science and loves troubleshooting and repair. This combination makes her a perfect fit as manager of our Ask an Expert service, which helps iPhone Life Insiders with Apple hardware and software issues.
In off-work hours, Leanne is a mother of two, homesteader, audiobook fanatic, musician, and learning enthusiast.