How can I get the Recast app icon on my home screen?

iPhone, iPad, & iPod Touch

  1. Launch the Safari browser on Apple’s iOS and navigate to
  2. Tap the Share button on the browser’s toolbar (The rectangle with an arrow pointing upward. This can be found on the bar at the top of the screen on an iPad, and on the bar at the bottom of the screen on an iPhone or iPod Touch).
  3. Tap the Add to home screen icon in the Share menu.
  4. You will be prompted to name the shortcut (Recast) before tapping the Add button. The shortcut can be dragged around and placed anywhere, including in app folders — just like a normal app icon. When you tap the icon, it will load the website in a normal tab inside the Safari browser app.


  1. Launch Chrome for Android and navigate to
  2. Tap the menu button and tap Add to home screen. You will be able to enter a name for the shortcut (Recast) and then Chrome will add it to your home screen.
  3. The icon will appear on your home screen like any other app shortcut or widget, which you can drag around and place wherever you like.