How to add a shortcut to a website on Android

Firefox lets you create shortcuts on your Android's home screen so you can quickly access your favorite websites. It eliminates the need to type a web address every time you want to access the site - just tap on its shortcut to open the page.

Here's how to do it:

  1. Open Firefox for Android and go to your favorite web page.
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  2. Press the Menu button (either below the screen on some devices or at the top-right corner of the browser) , then tap on Page.
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  3. Tap Add to Home Screen.
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  4. Your shortcut should now appear on your home screen.
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Tip: If you want to change the label on your shortcut, bookmark that page first, then change its title on the Edit Bookmark window. On the Bookmarks panel, do a long tap on that site and choose Add to Home Screen.

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