Mobile: Add Appcues Mobile to your App with CocoaPods (technical)
Appcues Mobile currently only works for native iOS apps.
Before you begin, you need a few things set up in your environment:
- Xcode 10.1 or later
- Deployment target (iOS version) 9 or above
Add Appcues Mobile to your App with CocoaPods
If you'd rather not use CocoaPods, you can integrate the framework directly without using CocoaPods.
1. Add the internal CocoaPods to your pod repositories. In the terminal, write
pod repo add appcuesmobile-cocoapods https://github.com/appcues/appcuesmobile-cocoapods.git
To double check that the internal CocoaPods have been added to your pod repositories, in the terminal write
You should now be able to see the pod repository in the terminal
2. Add both Appcues internal CocoaPods and the CocoaPods source to the top of your podfile. Replace 'Your Target' with the target you want to install Appcues for.
source 'https://github.com/appcues/appcuesmobile-cocoapods.git' source 'https://github.com/CocoaPods/Specs.git' // Replace 'Your Target' with the target you want to install Appcues on target 'Your Target' do pod 'Appcues' end
4. Go to the directory where your pods are in your project. In the terminal, write
Once Appcues Mobile is installed in your app you need to Initialize Appcues Mobile in your App