These articles are to help other inspiring developers and to give back to the indie development community that's helped Nzambi Studios over the years. The articles written are on topics and snippets of code I've learnt and struggled to solve.

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How to export sliced assets with trim and transparency in Sketch

Apple's iOS Human Interface Guidelines recommend a minimum touch area of 44px by 44px. Based on this requirement, your smaller Sketch assets will need some extra trim when exporting. If your exporting from a Sketch Artboard you'll want to remove any background layers so your asset has a transparent background. ... read more

5 October 2017

How to create an App Store button direct to the app review tab

Persuading users to review your app can be a painful task. The process of delving into the App Store to find your app in a ocean of millions of other apps is enough to discourage most everyday consumers. You can simplify the process by adding a Rate My App UIButton ... read more

5 October 2017

How to make a cross promotional "View More Apps" button in Swift

The snowball effect marketing strategy is a method of successfully increasing app download traffic by using your existing user base to spread the word about your latest apps. To reach the most consumers, you may choose to build an email list, utilise social media such as Facebook and Twitter, or ... read more

24 July 2017

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