If you are an iPhone user with the latest iOS 11 and is in the habit of researching many websites for your work but need some way to save the content of the website or whole website in an offline way, then you should do it by saving that whole website as PDF.
In this article, I am going to elaborate the procedure for saving the web page as PDF in iOS 11 of iPhone. After the latest update of iOS 11 last month, now Apple iPhone users are able to save the Web page as PDF to there phone. Along with this, there are tons of new features are released which now improves the user interaction with the phone. You can easily use this feature in your safari browser and save the PDF file for offline use also. After generating the PDF, you can also take the printout of it.
After saving the web page as PDF, you can also Annotate the PDF Files Using Markup Tool on iPhone and iPad. Using these new tools of iOS 11, you can easily add notes, color, and other markings useful for you while reading it.
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Steps for Saving Webpage as PDF in iPhone
Now, let’s check out the steps for saving the Website as PDF for offline use. The steps which I am going to evaluate are easy to understand and execute. You can easily execute this procedure in iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, and also in the new iPhone X.
Step 1: The first step is to open the Safari Browser on your iPhone and run the website you want to save as PDF. Once the page is open, click on the “Share Icon” located at the bottom of the page and click on it as shown in the figure.
Note: Only the page you are browsing will be converted to PDF, not the whole website.
Step 2: After clicking on the share button, a new page appears with many share options like Save to Dropbox, Request Desktop Site, Find on Page, Create PDF and more at the bottom of the screen. From these options, select “Create PDF” option. You can see the image below for reference.
Step 3: After completing the above step, you will be now able to see the preview of the web page which you want to convert to PDF. Now, in order to confirm and save it, simply tap on “Done”.
Step 4: After clicking on the Done button, you will be asked for choosing the location where you want to save the file, just click on “Save File To..”.
Step 5: By default, users have the option to save the document to either Apple’s iCloud Drive or directly on their iPhone. If saved on iCloud Drive, the PDF can be accessed directly from iOS 11’s new “Files” app.
Now with this step, the saving of the PDF file is done to your desired location. Now you are able to read the file anytime you want. You can also store the file in your iCloud account as well as on your phone.
If you want to add some text or markings on this PDF file, you can also do it using the Annotation option with the help of some Markup Tools. I will explain the steps for doing it.
How to Annotate PDF Files Using Markup Tool
Using the Markup tool of your iPhone, you can easily add some text and markings in the saved PDF file. Now just follow these easy steps for perfectly annotate your PDF files.
Step 1: The first step which you have to follow for annotating your PDF file after converting it from a Web page. First, click on the “Sketch Pen” icon on the top of the PDF as shown in the image below.
Step 2: After selecting the Sketch Pen button, you will see various tools to annotate your PDF file at the bottom of the screen. Using these tools, you can easily add some text to your PDF file. For reference, check the image below.
With these easy steps, now your PDF file is ready to read. You can read it anytime and also take the print out also. That being said, the ability to create a PDF from a web page is only available on the default built-in Safari browser as of now, but we’re glad that Apple finally managed to implement this feature in iOS. So, now get ready to take advantage of this nifty new iOS 11 feature and start saving web pages as PDF files for later use.
Now, let’s wraps up this post. Hope you have converted your Web Page to PDF and Annotate it perfectly by following the above-given instructions. If you loved this post then must share on your social media and make this viral. Let the Post reaches to the accurate people.
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