How to Share a Web Page Via Messages on the iPhone 5

It’s very common for someone to be browsing the Internet and find an article or Web page that they want to show to someone else. There are a lot of ways that you might describe the method for finding this page, but it is easiest to send a link.

You can share a Web page via the Messages app on your iPhone 5, but it might not be immediately obvious how to do it. So if you have ever found a Web page on your iPhone for which you want to share a link, you can send that link using our steps below.


How to Text a Web Page Link in iOS 7

The guide below was performed on an iPhone 5 that is running the iOS 7 version of the operating system. The method is very similar in earlier versions of iOS, but you can read this article instead if you are using an earlier version of iOS.


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

open the safari browser



Step 2: Navigate to the Web page that you want to share via text message.

browse to the web page you want to share



Step 3: Touch the Share icon at the bottom of the screen.

touch the share icon at the bottom of the screen



Step 4: Touch the Message icon.

how to share a web page link on the iphone 5



Step 5: Enter the name of the contact or the phone number of the person to whom you want to send the Web page, then touch the Send button.

enter the contact, then touch send


The tutorial above takes advantage of the copy and paste feature on the iPhone. However, you can use copy and paste for many more things on the device. Learn how to copy and paste on the iPhone with this article. newsletter

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