Designing responsive and performant iOS apps can be a frustrating chore for new developers. Conventional constraints can easily get confusing, or act erratically as you link and constrain elements against each other. Alternatively, designing user interfaces programmatically may be preferred, but can take years of mastery and an in-depth understanding of the underlying display engine; and we haven’t even considered the varying sizes and layouts!

If you’re having issues laying out your interface and getting it to play nicely with the various sizes and orientations, here are some quick tips using nested StackViews that may be able to help you…

Austin Ramsdale

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