Ever since the original iPhone, the mobile Safari browser has featured a nice little option to add an icon for the displayed website on the home screen. It’s a visual bookmark – when the user touches the icon, it will launch Safari and navigate to the website.
Follow these instructions to add a website bookmark to your home screen – it works on the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, but the screenshots are taken from the iPhone:
You’ll notice that the icon displays a miniature screenshot of the website. However, if the website offers an iPhone icon, it will actually show the icon instead.
If you have a website and you would like to offer your iPhone, iPodtouch and iPad visitors an icon for their home screens