If you missed the previous video:

Note: This tutorial is updated with annotations for Xcode 5 but was recorded with Xcode 4.

My goal is to teach a beginner how to make an iPhone app from scratch. It’s not as hard as you may think!

All you need are some basics under your belt and then from there on out, it’s all practice. In fact, I failed on my first try to learn iOS programming:

My approach to teaching you how to make an iphone app is going to be very practical and I HIGHLY recommend that you follow along on your own computer with XCode. Treat this like taking a real course and I’ll help you along the way by answering any questions.

After learning and practicing the basics of iOS programming and getting the hang of using XCode, we’ll progress to build more and more complex applications!


My channel, CodeWIthChris, is about all the aspects of building iOS apps. I’ll post video tutorials on Objective C, XCode, how to submit apps to the Apple App Store, and tutorials on building various types of apps or integrating things like analytics, advertisements etc. You might even find the odd app review here or there!

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“humm ok” by Gablé (

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