How to create iOS Web Browser in Swift

How to create iOS Web Browser in Swift

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  • Project length: 7h 59m

In this project we will be making a simple iOS Web Browser using the famous and developer-friendly programming language known as Swift. I'll guide you step by step throughout the whole process of making the app, so it'll be easy to follow through and it is a great way to start learning to program iOS apps.

Overview

Introduction

This tutorial will cover all the details (resources, tools, languages etc) that are necessary to build a simple iOS Web Browser. You will be guided through all the steps and concepts, starting from the basic ones like setting up the right tools and frameworks to the more advanced topics related to the development. And ultimately you will be able to create your own iOS Web Browser or a similar app without any difficulty.

What are the requirements?

  • Swift
  • Xcode (Preferably latest stable version)
  • A superb desire to learn this great technology

What is the target audience?

  • Beginners who want to learn Swift and basic iOS app making
  • Learners who want to enhance their knowledge
  • Swift/iOS enthusiasts who want to develop real life apps or just tinker around with ideas

When are the streaming sessions (streaming schedule)?

Weekly Saturday and Sunday @ 17.00 EST / 16.00 CDT

Project Outline

Session 1: Setting-up the Environment

  • Setting up Xcode
  • Setting up CocoaPods
  • Setting up Realm

Session 2: App Design - Here we will learn how to build the user interface of our basic app.

Session 3: Application of browsing capabilities

Here we will learn how to implement the browsing capabilities of our basic app through the usage of WKWebView class, and how to link our design with these capabilities. The languages and tools that we will use are:

  • Swift
  • WKWebView

Session 4: This session will teach us how to implement some basic database models using Realm to enable tabs and bookmarks on our basic Web Browser.

Session 5: This session is continuation of session 4. we will finalize and do basic testing of our app.

  • Tab creation
  • Bookmark creation
  • Tab usage
  • Bookmark usage

Tools:

  • Xcode
  • Realm

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