Learn to Code a Basic iPhone App [Iphone Development]

By Adam Dachis, LifehackerAugust 21, 2012 at 05:30PM

Learn to Code a Basic iPhone AppDeveloping for iOS isn’t the easiest task in the world, and it’s hard to know where to get started. App developer and Instructables user A-Nony-Mus decided to help out and put together a guide to get you coding your first iPhone app as well as learn the basics of the Xcode platform.

The guide won’t teach you to make an app that you’ll want to submit to the iTunes App Store, but it’ll get you acquainted with all the unfamiliar territory that Apple’s platform provides. You’ll learn how to get a copy of Xcode, set up your first project, get used to the various files it creates for you, and actually write code in Objective C. Whether you’re new to programming or coming from a web development background, learning to code for iOS is going to feel a little foreign. When you’re starting off, it’s good to have a guide like this to hold your hand so you can get used to the differences when writing software for an Apple product. If you want to make an iPhone app, you’ll want to check out this guide first.

Creating your first iOS app | Instructables