Advanced Attributed Strings for iOS

Description: Dive deeper into advanced techniques when using attributed strings on iOS 6. Learn about kerning, ligatures, and other advanced typographical features of string drawing to create compelling text effects.

It starts with a roll of attributed strings attributes like stroke, shadow, kern.

Wow look at this:

The rest of the talk is about rendering text, which we don’t do anymore (and was replaced with TextKit next year).

Missing anything? Corrections? Contributions are welcome 😃

Written by

Federico Zanetello

Federico Zanetello

iOS Engineer with strong passion for Swift, minimalism, and design. When he’s not busy automating things, he can be found writing at FIVE STARS and/or playing with the latest shiny toys.