Starting at the beginning in iOS developing can be quite overwhelming. My first thoughts were to just crack on with loading up Xcode and creating my first very simple app. The first hurdle I got to was that Xcode just has too many options that I don’t understand. On opening it you get to create a new project, but deciding what options to select is a challenge in its self.
The good news is that Apple doesn’t leave you guessing. It has some very nice resources to help you understand exactly what you need to create your first application. Rather than trying to jump in at the deep end, realising its actually quite difficult and then turning away from iOS developing, I first of all recommend that you read several of the official help series articles from Apple.[Read more…]