Tinder Firestore Clone | Swift 5 & iOS 13 | MVVM
What you'll learn
- Build a Tinder clone with iOS 13, Swift 5 & Firestore without the use of storyboards
- Use MVVM (Model-View-ViewModel) Framework
- Swiping capability with UIPanGestureRecognizer
- Build a fully functioning dating app with matchmaking capability
- Upload photos with Firebase Storage
- Advanced auto-layout and programmatic UI skills with Swift
- Register and authenticate users using Firebase
- Advanced UI/UX development to build a clean and visually appearing user interface
- Advanced UIStackView development
- Advanced Swift techniques and architecture patterns
- You should have a Mac computer and some basic knowledge of Xcode is preferred
What are we building?
In this course, you will learn how to build a complete version of Tinder ready to be published on the App Store. Throughout the process, you will develop high level programming, app design and app development skills. We will be building this without the use of storyboards, fully programmatically.
Some programming and basic Xcode experience is preferred. The course will move a little fast if you're a complete beginner, but you will pick things up along the way.
Why take this course?
Learning advanced development skills should be taught using real world examples. This course will teach you how to build a fully functional dating application, from complete scratch. You will be learning advanced front and backend development skills, from a real life professional developer. You will learn how to code like a pro, and everything will be explained in detail along the way. This will teach you to build production ready applications, that are easily scalable and maintainable. This also makes for a great project to add to your portfolio, which you can use to show off to potential employers if you're trying to become a pro.
What will you learn and what features are included?
User Authentication with Firebase
Swiping capability to like or dislike users
Match with users
Like or dislike with action buttons
Upload multiple profile photos
Ability to cycle through user photos
User profile page that displays user information and contains all user photos
Ability to like or dislike user from profile page
Change user information from settings page (photos, name, bio etc..)
Model View ViewModel (MVVM) Architecture
UI is built fully programatically without the use of storyboards
Reusable custom view subclasses and extensions that you can use in any app
Assets that are exact replicas of tinder icons and images
Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of Swift 5 & Xcode 11
Advanced level programming and app development skills
Advanced level User Interface Design
Advanced level back end engineering
How to authenticate and register users with Firebase
How to communicate with a database (Firestore)
How to monitor events in a database
How to upload images to Firebase
How to structure data for optimum performance
How to build a fully functioning dating mobile application
How to programmatically construct views and controllers
How to parse incoming JSON data from database
How to use CocoaTouch classes, UIKit, UserNotifications and more
How to use CocoaPods and custom third party APIs
How to implement/use protocols and delegates
How to implement custom subclasses for clean and reusable code
How to dynamically size collection view cells
How to create extensions and functions for clean and reusable code
Who this course is for:
- Beginners with some programming & Xcode experience
I am a professional, self taught iOS Developer with 2 apps published to the App Store. In my courses I will teach you everything I learned on my journey to becoming a professional iOS Developer, from knowing nothing about programming at all!
Because I am self-taught, I understand what all levels of developers need to improve. Take my courses and let me know what you think!