How to add a website shortcut on Android Home Screen?

  • Posted on: 12 October 2015
  • By: sasi

If there is a website that you visit regularly, you can add a website shortcut to Android home screen. Just tap on the shortcut whenever you want to open that website. You can add a shortcut using either the Chrome browser or the Firefox browser for Android.

Method 1: Add a website shortcut on Android Home Screen (using Chrome browser)

  • Launch Chrome browser and open the website that you want to add as a shortcut.
  • Tap on Chrome menu ()


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  • Scroll down and tap 'Add to home screen'. A shortcut gets added to the Android home screen.

Method 2: Add a website shortcut on Android Home Screen (using Firefox browser)

  • Launch the firefox browser and open the website that you want to add as a shortcut.
  • Long touch the address bar.
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  • Tap 'Add to home screen'. A shortcut gets added to the Android home screen.