Tuesday, September 30, 2014


You can add The Elkhart Truth to your smartphone's home screen and have all the news you need to know about Elkhart County at your fingertips.
How to add The Elkhart Truth to your smartphone's home screen
Posted on March 30, 2014 at 1:01 p.m.

Did you know there's an easy way to keep up with news around Elkhart County from your smartphone?

You can add The Elkhart Truth's website to your smartphone's home screen, which allows you to quickly access all of the community news and information that elkharttruth.com delivers every day. 

And it's easy for both iPhone and Android users. Here's how to do it. 

Instructions for iPhone users

1. Open an Internet browser on your phone (like Safari or Chrome). 

2. Visit elkharttruth.com.

3. Tap on the icon circled in red in the picture below.

Mobile Instructions 1

4. Tap the "Add to Home Screen" icon. It's circled in red in the picture below.

Mobile Instructions 2

5. Type in a name to save The Elkhart Truth. Tap the "Add" button circled in red in the photo below.

Mobile Instructions 3

6. The website should save on your home screen, like it has in the picture below. 

Mobile Instructions 4

 

Instructions for Android users

1. Open an Internet browser on your phone (like Chrome)

2. Visit elkharttruth.com.

3. Tap on the icon circled in red in the picture below.

Android instructions 1

4. Tap "Add to homescreen." It's highlighted in red in the picture below.

Android instructions 2

5. Type in a name to save The Elkhart Truth. Tap the "Add" button highlighted in red in the photo below.

Android instructions 3

6. The website should save on your home screen, like it has in the picture below.

Android instructions 4

That's it! Now you can easily read elkharttruth.com from your smartphone. 

In addition to adding The Elkhart Truth's website to your home screen, subscribers also can download an app that allows them access to the Digital Edition

Digital producer J. C. Lee contributed to this article.