Quick guide: How to add the 'Pinned Site' feature to your website

A great time-saving feature of Internet Explorer 9/Windows 7 is the capability to 'pin' sites to the taskbar. In doing this, not only will the user have their favourite sites close to hand, but they will also be able to use the pinned site as they do other desktop applications, as it has its own Jumplist and icons.

A great time-saving feature of Internet Explorer 9/Windows 7 is the capability to 'pin' sites to the taskbar. In doing this, not only will the user have their favourite sites close to hand, but they will also be able to use the pinned site as they do other desktop applications, as it has its own Jumplist and icons.

 

Pinned Site Icon

 

The good news for website owners is that the Jumplist can be customised. In the attached PDF, I will show you how you can add the pinned site functionality to your website, as well as customize the Jumplist.

Click here to view the PDF

 

 

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About the author

Jeremy Cottino
Jeremy Cottino

Experienced in project management of IS/IT projects for multinational companies. Jeremy is the reference profile within the company with regards project management methodology and tools. Confirmed client-server and web development engineer, Microsoft Certified Professional (.net platform, SQL Server and SharePoint)