Businessmen are becoming more and more aware of the power of mobile devices. So web designer often find clients that require a mobile app along with their website.
Since web designers usually don’t know much about mobile app development, they either tell the client that they can’t do it or they outsource it that part of the job.
Of course, you won’t be able make Evernote like app in your first try, but you will be able to cater to 90% of the clients that do not require anything too fancy.
So today we decided to make a list of tutorials and other resources that will help you develop your first mobile app. However, I am taking the liberty of assuming that you already know basic level HTML and CSS being a web designer. If you don’t know any kind of programming/coding, you should learn that first.
iPad and iPhone App Development Tutorials for Beginners
Today’s post is focused towards iOS, that means you’ll be learning mobile app development for iPhone and iPad. For Android lovers, we’ll be making a post next week.
View this guide’s four short modules as a gentle introduction to building your first app—including the tools you need and the major concepts and best practices that will ease your path.
The goal of this guide is to help bridge the gap between having no knowledge of iOS development and having enough to start tackling more interesting projects.
There’s tons of documentation available, but the best way to learn a new language and framework is to simply dive right in. This tutorial takes a hands-on approach.
Using Xcode, you’ll create an iOS project from scratch, modify the project’s source code, and run your application on either the iOS Simulator or a physical device.
Even though this is an old dated tutorial, the core concepts and elements remain the same so if you want to learn it well, you should check out this tutorial as well.
This is a series of articles. You can consider it a full training course for developing iPhone apps.
Learn iOS to create iPhone apps. This iOS tutorial reviews app development from the ground up and requires only basic coding experience.
The brand new programming language developed by Apple Inc. It is made exclusively for iOS and OSX and it will be used for all future versions of both operating systems.
This is not really a tutorial but a guide. It only scratches the surface but it gives you a complete guided tour of the whole field.
If you have read the article above, you’re ready to get your hands down and dirty on the programming.
This is the gateway article on Swift by tutplus network. This is the largest and one of the most credible tutorial providers on the internet.
You thought iOS 7 was cool? iOS 8 is made by you!
This is a whole bunch of articles, all very useful.
This is a complete training course.
This free iOS programming course is target for beginners without possessing any programming experience.
Stay tuned for our post on Android app development tutorials. That will be published next week.