Gimme Some Oven

how to create a blog iphone app icon

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Ok, many of you iPhone pros may already know this trick. But one of my friends just showed me how to create a Gimme Some Oven app icon on my iPhone, and I had to share it with you!!

Basically, it is just a simple way to create an icon on your homepage for any website (or, um, food blog) that you love. So instead of having to open a browser like Safari or Chrome, you can go straight to the source. Brilliant!

Here’s the quick how-to…

Clearly, you can see that I had a bit of an email and voicemail buildup today. Oh the joys of taking the afternoon off to get a haircut. :)

Hope this little tutorial might be a help to you!

I would also recommend adding apps for our new Gimme Some pages:

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17 comments on “how to create a blog iphone app icon”

  1. Great tutorial! Never knew it was that simple!

  2. Great idea! I have a desktop version that sits in my line of apps so I can go straight to my site without a browser. Love shortcuts.

  3. This is such a good idea! Why do I have to own a BlackBerry? >.<

  4. I did this immediately after you showed me… who knew it was so easy!

  5. Oh my word! Thanks for showing me how to do this :D


  6. Okay, seriously. This is really cool! Thanks for sharing!

  7. How stinkin’ cool are you?! I have to share this!

  8. Thanks!! I am def. trying this out.

  9. This is so neat and easy! Thank you for sharing!

  10. This is so informative! I just did this for my blog. Thanks!

  11. I had no idea that you could do this! Pretty much the coolest thing ever! I just did it for my blog :)

  12. Yes, I love this trick. I was hoping this was a tutorial on how to make an app for others to download. I guess that’s much more complicated though. :)

  13. Thank you so much. I never knew about this now my life will be easier

  14. This is actually just a shortcut, not really an app.