FAQ: Safari Web Push

Web Push Notifications with Safari Browser

Web push notifications on Safari is supported on macOS (all versions), and on iOS / iPadOS 16.4+.

Which Safari Web Push Features are Supported?

Supported Safari Web Push Features by Device Type:

macOS (15-)macOS (16+)iOS/iPadOS 16.4+
Action ButtonsNoNoNo
Launch URLYesYesYes
Custom Site IconYesNoYes

What does OneSignal Support for Safari Web Push on Desktop?

Safari 16 introduced standards-based web push, which utilizes protocols and APIs that most other browsers use. It includes changes such as using feature detection instead of browser detection.

OneSignal currently supports the proprietary “Safari Push Notifications” on macOS and is in progress of supporting standards-based web push on desktop.

Note: With the new standards-based web push, site icons in the notifications will no longer be customizable. Instead, they will all utilize the Safari icon by default. Standards-based Safari 16 web push does not support images or action buttons in web push notifications at this time.

What does OneSignal Support for Safari Web Push on Mobile?

With iOS and iPadOS 16.4+, web push notifications on mobile is now supported by Apple.

OneSignal supports standards-based web push on iOS and iPadOS.

Follow our Safari Web Push for iOS to set up and test your first mobile web push notification.