Tag Archives: UIView

Fun with layers

In this post, I’ll explain how to add a border, rounded corners, and drop shadow to any UIView using some simple CALayer properties. ¬†I’m not a CALayer guru, but these few tricks from the layer world are particularly nice to know about. These properties are present for every UIView, since every view is actually drawn […]

UIView + position

Placing and moving your views can be a little tricky if you don’t know the details of UIView’s frame, bounds, and center properties. ¬†This post gives a quick intro to those along with a useful category for working with them (code link below) called UIView+position. frame, bounds, and center These are the three properties of […]