Every day we use our smartphones to browsing the internet and to have access to our social media accounts. The new Google Pixel 2 is considered to be among the fastest smartphones around right now. You can still optimize and increase the speed on your Google Pixel 2 to have an ultimate experience.
The standard way that most people used to access a site is by launching an internet browser. You are allowed to create a few shortcuts to have a faster access when using the web. I’ll explain below how to create bookmarks on your homescreen to the sites you visit most often.
Creating an icon on your home screen for a specific site will take you directly to your site. When creating an icon in your homepage, it will appear like an app icon and will make the page that has been bookmarked to show up. This will make sure you do not need to manually start Google Chrome on your Google Pixel 2.
It is very easy and the steps to create bookmark is similar in most web browsers if you do not want to use the default internet app on your Google Pixel 2. Make use of the tips below to understand how you can add a bookmark on your Google Pixel 2.
How to Add a Bookmark to the Pixel 2 Home Screen
Its very simple to create a bookmark on your Google Pixel 2. you can make use of these steps to know how you can do this on your Google Pixel 2 .
- Switch on your Google Pixel 2
- Locate the default web browser called “Internet”
- Launch the website that you want to add as favorite
- Search for the address bar and click on the three dots located at the far right of your screen,
- Click the “Add shortcut to homescreen”
This will add a bookmark icon to your homescreen.
For Google Chrome Browser, you just need to visit the page and click on the same the same 3-dot settings icon. Then click on “Add to home screen.” An option will appear for you to rename the shortcut. As soon as you click on ‘Add’, the page will appear on the home screen of your Google Pixel 2.
You should also know that device manufacturers will allow you to press on the home screen for some seconds and an option window will appear. You can add bookmarks from this menu as well. However the guide above is a much easier way to create a bookmark on your Google Pixel 2.