If you are fond of using internet browsers on your personal computer, then you have probably know the idea of the bookmark. As time goes by, technology has been evolving pretty well for they have not only provided smartphones but also some features that the computers can provide. An example of this is the web browser. Using your Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus, you too can surf anything on the internet for they have a built-in application for it or you may also want to download other third-party web browsers. All these browsers have a bookmarking option where you can save a particular internet page you like and most visited.
Whenever you are bookmarking a particular page on the internet, it means that you are creating a shortcut page for it. Instead of typing its URL, again and again, every time you will visit it, you will just have to click the bookmark located at the top and it will automatically load the page you want to visit. There’s a slight difference in creating a bookmark on your personal computer and your smartphone and that is the bookmark on your smartphone is not located at the top of the browser’s screen.
Adding a bookmark on the Home screen of your device
The bookmark on your smartphone has the same icon you have seen on your personal computers. If you click any of the pages on your bookmark list, your internet default browser will pop up associated with the particular page you choose. It only means that you won’t have to launch anymore the browser because the bookmark on your Home screen will do the job for you.
5 Easy Steps on Adding the Bookmark on the Home screen of Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus
- Switch on your Samsung Galaxy S9
- Launch Internet application, the default web browser app
- Type in the web address that you want to bookmark then load the page
- Click the 3-dotted icon located at the upper-right corner of the page to open the menu
- Click the “Add shortcut to Home screen” option
The steps above are for the default or built-in browser on your smartphone, simple and very easy to follow and these steps may also apply to any other internet browsers. Just click on the menu to access the option. Like for instances using the Google Chrome, the option you are going to see is the “Add to home screen” option, just click Add button and it will automatically appear on the Home screen of your phone.
In some other phone, in order to add a bookmark on their Home screen, they will have to press the screen for a longer time until a popup window appears containing different options to choose from. From those lists, you will see the option “Add to Home screen”, click it to add a bookmark on your Home screen.
The steps given above applies to Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus smartphones. If you follow these steps, an icon of that bookmark appears automatically on your Home screen.