Quick Start Guide to Swift: Part 4

Welcome to the fourth tutorial in the series. Today we’ll cover many of Swift’s object-oriented features. What you will learn… Basic object-oriented concepts with Swift What you should know… A familiarity with object-oriented programming concepts The basics of the Swift programming language from part one, two and three Swift doesn’t favour one programming paradigm over […]

Quick Start Guide to Swift: Part 3

Welcome to the third tutorial in the series. Here we will cover functions and structures. This will put us in good stead for part four where we’ll finally get onto the subject of object-oriented programming. What you will learn… How to define and call functions How to work with structures What you should know… The […]

Quick Start Guide to Swift: Part 2

Welcome to the second tutorial in this quick start guide to Swift. We’ll cover some of the concepts from the first part in more detail while also introducing more language features. What you will learn… More detail regarding strings How to work with arrays and dictionaries Control flow with while loops and the switch statement […]

Quick Start Guide to Swift: Part 1

Dive into the Swift programming language with this quick start guide that will have you up and running in no time. What you will learn… How to work with playgrounds The basics of the Swift programming language Grouping multiple values into a tuple How to work with optionals String fundamentals Control flow What you should […]

Hello and Welcome!

Welcome to my new blog, which will focus on tutorials for Apple’s new programming language, Swift. In the short term I’ll aim to provide tutorials for those new to iOS development. If you’re coming from a JavaScript or ActionScript background then you should feel right at home. If you’re already familiar with Objective-C then don’t […]