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.
Step 2: Navigate to the Web page that you want to share via text message.
Step 3: Touch the Share icon at the bottom of the screen.
Step 4: Touch the Message icon.
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.
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.
Matthew Burleigh has been writing tech tutorials since 2008. His writing has appeared on dozens of different websites and been read over 50 million times.
After receiving his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Computer Science he spent several years working in IT management for small businesses. However, he now works full time writing content online and creating websites.
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