Creating Favorites and/or Bookmarks

What are Favorites and Bookmarks? These terms are similar to a place holder in a book. They allow you quick access to your most viewed websites with a few clicks of your mouse, and you can save/create as many as you would like.

Google Chrome (Windows)

  1. Begin by opening Google Chrome and navigate to the webpage you wish to add as a Bookmark.
  2. Click on the "Bookmark this page" button (Star Icon).
  3. If you wish to change the name of the Bookmark, you can do so in the "Name" box, when finished; click "Close" to add the webpage into the "Bookmarks bar".
  4. Anytime you wish to access a commonly viewed website (that you previously added), simply click on "Bookmarks" and click the desired website.

Opera (Mac)

Opera has replaced bookmarks with Speed Dial. Learn how to use Speed Dial.

Safari (Mac)

  1. Open Safari, navigate to a website, click "Bookmarks" from the top menu, then click "Add Bookmark".
  2. Click "Favorites Bar".
  3. Click "Bookmarks".
  4. Type a name for the bookmark and click "Add".

Firefox (PC)

  1. Open Firefox and navigate to the webpage you wish to add as a Bookmark.
  2. Select "Bookmark This Page" from the "Bookmarks" menu at the top.
  3. If you wish to change the name of the Bookmark, you can do so in the "Name" box, when finished, click "Add" to add the webpage into your "Bookmarks" menu.
  4. Anytime you wish to access a commonly viewed website (that you previously added), simply click on "Bookmarks" and click the desired website.

Google Chrome (Mac)

  1. Open Google Chrome and navigate to a website.
  2. Click "Bookmarks" in the top menu bar, and click "Bookmark This Page".
  3. A window will pop-up letting you know the page has been bookmarked. Click "Done" to close the window.

     

Opera (PC)

Opera has replaced bookmarks with Speed Dial. Learn how to use Speed Dial.

Firefox (Mac)

  1. Open Firefox, navigate to a website, then click the "star" icon inside of the address bar.

Internet Explorer 9+

  1. Begin by opening Internet Explorer 9 and navigate to the webpage you wish to add as a Bookmark.
  2. Click on the "View favorites, feeds, and history" button (Star Icon).
  3. Click on the "Add to favorites" button.
  4. If you wish to change the name of the Bookmark, you can do so in the "Name" box, when finished, click "Add" to add the webpage into your "Favorites".
  5. Anytime you wish to access a commonly viewed website (that you previously added), simply click on the "View favorites, feeds, and history" button (Star Icon) and select the desired website.

Internet Explorer 6, 7, and 8

  1. Open Internet Explorer and navigate to the webpage you wish to add as a Favorite.
  2. Select "Add to Favorites" from the "Favorites" menu at the top.
  3. If you wish to change the name of the Favorite, you can do so in the "Name" box, when finished, click "OK" to add the webpage into your "Favorites" menu.
  4. Anytime you wish to access a commonly viewed website (that you previously added), simply click on "Favorites" and click the desired website.