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Open Links in Background or New Page on iPhone and iPad

The article introduces 2 methods to help you open links in background or in new page/tab when you are using Safari on your iPhone or iPad.

2 ways to open links in background or new page on iPhone and iPad:

Way 1: Open a link in background or new page via the link itself.

On the webpage in Safari, press and hold a link until a menu shows up, and then click Open in New Page (see Pic. 1) or Open in Background (see Pic. 2) from the options.

Pic. 1

Pic. 2

Way 2: Change the "Open Links" setting in Safari settings.

Step 1: Access Settings, open Safari and click Open Links.

Step 2: Choose In New Tab or In Background.

Tip: The option named In New Tab could be replaced by In New Page.

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