Installing our Webapp
26th January 2015
A guide showing you how to get us onto your homescreen as a little app. Both Android and iOS covered.
Simply tap the icon for Google Chrome and then go to www.embarr.co.uk/films i.e. our homepage.
Now tap on the 3 dots icon on the top right of your screen. This will bring up a menu, click the Add to Homescreen option.
This will bring up a dialogue box asking you to add the app to your homescreen and to name it, the default Embarr Films should appear. Click 'Add'. After a few seconds, our lovely icon will be on your screen, just like a little app. You can now just click on this to browse our views and reviews. Try it out!
Simply tap the icon for Safari (iOS's main web browser) and then go to www.embarr.co.uk/films i.e. our homepage. Once there, click the Share button (an arrow pointing out of a box) and then Add to Homescreen.
This will bring up a little box showing our icon, click 'Add' on the top right.
After a few seconds, our lovely icon will be on your screen, just like a little app. You can now just click on this to browse our views and reviews. Try it out!
Well, hopefully those instructions aren't too hard to follow and I hope you'll agree that this is a much handier way to access our site and to keep up to date with our reviews! Any questions just contact us on Twitter or Facebook.
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Ethan M Barr
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Embarr Films was created by myself, Ethan Barr, as somewhere to share film views with local film lovers.
It all began in the early days of 2013 with a Twitter account. I used that account to post my film views and often tweeted little film reviews confined to those 140-character bubbles. We have since expanded and now also have a Facebook page where we're also happy for you to get in touch and share your thoughts!
I built this website myself from scratch in summer 2013 just to give Embarr Films a bigger web presence. Make sure to check out our Reviews and Views pages before you go and don't hesitate to get in touch!
We are based in Northern Ireland but more specifically, Derry in the North-West.
If you're on a mobile device just find the browser option 'Add to Homescreen', if you're uncertain, follow these instructions for Android and iOS.