Learn to integrate Facebook iOS SDK with your application with Packt's book and eBook

December 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book, Integrating Facebook iOS SDK with Your Application, by Giuseppe Macrì, which shows readers how to effectively promote their social applications through Facebook. The print book is 100 pages long and is competitively priced at $29.99, while the eBook is available in all the popular formats for $15.29.

About the author:

Giuseppe Macrì is a Senior Software Engineer at Slalom Consulting located in San Francisco, California. He works and leads web and mobile projects using different technologies. Slalom Consulting is a business and technology consulting firm that delivers solutions through a national network of local offices.

Facebook provides an iOS SDK to third party developers which allows them to develop iOS applications. These applications are then made available on the App Store, from which the developers are entitled to 70 percent of sales revenue. Embedding these Facebook iOS SDK features takes applications to the next level of user engagement.

Users can distribute and promote their application on this social platform and also fetch user information and photos with Graph API. Readers will learn about the different ways for displaying Facebook user profiles and friend lists,as well as how to use Facebook Graph API and API Explorer. Also, readers will discover how they can check user credentials against the social platform effortlessly.

The book covers the following topics:

Chapter 1: Introduction to the Facebook Platform

Chapter 2: Creating a New iOS Social Project

Chapter 3: Connecting to a Facebook User Account

Chapter 4: Displaying User Profiles

Chapter 5: Posting on Walls

Chapter 6: Facebook Graph API

Chapter 7: Distributing Your Social Application

Chapter 8: Promoting Your Social Application

If you are a developer who wishes to develop and monetize your apps on the App Store, then this is the book for you. This book assumes you have basic knowledge of iOS programming using Objective-C and XCode, however, prior knowledge of Facebook iOS SDK is not required.

 



Integrating Facebook iOS SDK with Your Application
Effectively promote your Social Applications through Facebook

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