Taskbar supports to add shortcuts on the bar. This helps you quickly dial contacts, text someone. Follow bellow steps to add contact shortcuts

  1. Open Taskbar application on your Launcher (not taskbar)
  2. Click on "Edit start menu"
  3. Click on "Edit start menu items"
  4. Click on more icon (top/right corner), then "Add shortcut"
  5. Scroll down and click on "Direct dial"
  6. Select a contact