Animations in iOS: Tab Bar concepts
We see tab bars every day.
They guide users inside the app, allowing them to quickly switch between different tabs. But who said mobile navigation should be boring?
Let’s explore interesting animations inside the tab bars. I focused first on the ones made for iOS platform. And mentioned several useful guides to implement animated tab bars in Swift 📚
Some of the animations are from real apps. While others — are just nice design concepts, made for inspiration.
Would you use some of them for your apps?
If you want to practice with designing or developing tab bars, these guides will help you out:
- Human Interface Guidelines on Tab Bars.
- Guide on “Starting an iOS Tab Bar App with UITabBarViewController”.
- 29 implemented examples.
- Swift UI module library for adding animation to iOS tab bar.
Hope you enjoyed this small inspirational peace. You can also check 30 beautiful examples of animations for iOS 🧡