How to Create a New Bookmark Folder in Safari on an iPhone 7


Bookmarks are a helpful way to save sites that you like to visit. By creating a bookmark, you make it much easier to find a site that you have browsed previously. But as you create more and more bookmarks, it can become difficult to scroll through all of them to find the one that you are looking for.

One way to manage this issue is by creating bookmark folders, and saving sites to the correct location. This provides a nice level of organization that can make your bookmarking a lot more efficient. Our tutorial below will show you how to create a bookmark folder in the Safari browser on your iPhone.

 

How to Create New Bookmark Folders in iOS 11

The steps in this article were performed on an iPhone 7 Plus in iOS 11.3. Completing these steps will create a new bookmark folder in the Safari browser on your iPhone, where you can then save bookmarks. If you use bookmarks a lot then creating bookmarks in this manner can make it a lot easier to keep them organized.

Step 1: Open the Safari Web browser on your iPhone.

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Step 2: Tap the Bookmarks icon in the menu at the bottom of the screen. It’s the icon that looks like an open book.

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Step 3: Touch the Edit button at the bottom-right corner of the screen.

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Step 4: Select the New Folder button at the bottom-left of the screen.

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Step 5: Type a name for the new bookmark folder. You can also choose to save it as a subfolder of a different bookmark folder, if you would like. Once the settings are correct, tap the Done button.

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Step 6: Tap the Done button at the bottom-right corner of the screen to save your changes.

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Now that you have a new bookmark folder, it’s time to start adding things to it. Find out how to create a bookmark in Safari on an iPhone so that you can quickly access the sites that you like without needing to search for them, or manually type in the Web address for the page.

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