Get Updates By E-mail 

Subscriber Counter
Article Written By:
Johann Dowa

Open Source Control For Creating SLComposeViewController Type Views For Any Social Network

The SLComposeViewController class was added in iOS 6 allowing you to present the user with a view for posting to supported social networking services – Facebook, Twitter, and Sina Weibo.

Today I came across a user interface control known as REComposeViewController from Roman Efimov that makes it easy to create composers styled in exactly the same way, but for whatever social network you choose.

Here’s an image of a composer view created for Foursquare:

SLComposeViewController

The REComposeViewController extends UIViewController and can be styled in the same way including styling with the UIAppearance protocol.

You can download REComposeViewController on Github here.

A great way to keep a uniform look if you want to support sharing in social networks other than those supported by iOS.

 

Submit A Resource

Have you created a useful tutorial, library or tool for iOS development that you would like to get in front of our 300,000+ monthly page views from iOS developers?

You can submit the url here.

The resources we feel will appeal to our readers the most will be posted on the front page.

Comments