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Learn Design for iOS Development

Morson, Sian

2014, XVI, 160 p. 81 illus.

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    • A key book to show developers how to design within the new and radical iOS 7 interface for iPhone and iPad
    • This book fills a need for pragmatic design book for iOS app developers and small indies that need design expertise.
    • The author, Sian Morson, is an expert and practicing industry Web and Mobile Apps Designer.
    • iOS is the leading apps development/building eco.
Learn Design for iOS Development is for you if you're an iOS developer and you want to design your own apps to look great and be in tune with the latest Apple guidelines. You'll learn how to design your apps to work with the exciting new iOS 7 look and feel, which your users expect within their latest apps.

Learn Design for iOS Development guides you through the design processes that you can apply to design your own apps brilliantly. We'll start at the idea stages of your apps, and you'll see how you can analyze and apply the right design patterns for every app you are coding, use wireframing tools to take your ideas forward, and use Photoshop to create the visual assets you want to look great in your app.

You'll understand why Apple have made the decisions they've made with the new iOS 7 interface and new HIG guidelines, and from that insight you'll be able to vision and create your own apps, on iPhones and iPads, that work perfectly within the new iOS 7 interface.

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Table of contents 

1. You’ve Got an Idea for an iPhone App, Now What?

2. iOS: What You Need to Know

3. iOS 7 and Flat Design

4. Getting to Know the User Interface of the iPhone and iPad Design Considerations

5. Mobile Design Patterns

6. Using Wireframes to Design Your App

7. Designing Your Visual Assets with Adobe Photoshop

8. Creating Your App Icon and Additional Graphics for the App Store

9. Finalizing Your Assets for App Development

10. Design Best Practices and Mistakes to Avoid

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