In the iPad OS 15 beta, there are new actions to open two apps in split view. This is a great new feature that I’m already using. Setting up the splits is super easy (one action).
I’ve created a Shortcut that will search the App Store for two apps and make a split-icon so you can launch your split-screen pairs from the Home Screen!
Here’s what it looks like in practice:
And here’s the Shortcut if you like it…
My next plan is to make a larger Shortcut that can also include stock apps. This shortcut can only search the App Store for icon images