Coolest POD for iOS development

Here is list of some coolest POD which are very useful for iOS development to save time, to make powerful, fast features. These PODs makes developers life much easier and stronger.

# Name Sandesh’s Tutorial Description
1 TYPFontAwesome The iconic font designed for Bootstrap. Contains only the official font files directly from Font Awesome.
2 React Build high quality mobile apps using React.
3 AFNetworking A delightful iOS and OS X networking framework.
4 pop Extensible animation framework for iOS and OS X.
5 Alamofire


Elegant HTTP Networking in Swift
6 SDWebImage Asynchronous image downloader with cache support with an UIImageView category.
7 ReactiveCocoa A framework for composing and transforming streams of values.
8 GPUImage An open source iOS framework for GPU-based image and video processing.
9 Masonry Harness the power of Auto Layout NSLayoutConstraints with a simplified, chainable and expressive syntax.
10 RestKit RestKit is a framework for consuming and modeling RESTful web resources on iOS and OS X.
12 FMDB A Cocoa / Objective-C wrapper around SQLite.
13 Mantle Model framework for Cocoa and Cocoa Touch.
14 MagicalRecord Super Awesome Easy Fetching for Core Data 1!!!11!!!!1!.
15 SwiftyJSON SwiftyJSON makes it easy to deal with JSON data in Swift
16 Three20 Three20 is an Objective-C library for iPhone developers.
17 AsyncDisplayKit Smooth asynchronous user interfaces for iOS apps.
18 MessagesTableViewController A messages UI for iPhone and iPad..
19 JSQMessagesViewController An elegant messages UI library for iOS.
20 JSMessagesViewController A messages UI for iPhone and iPad.
21 Protobuf Protocol Buffers v.3 runtime library for Objective-C.
22 Charts ios-charts is a powerful & easy to use chart library for iOS
23 SVProgressHUD A clean and lightweight progress HUD for your iOS app.
24 SVProgressHUD-0.8.1 A clean and lightweight progress HUD for your iOS app.
25 Spring A library to simplify iOS animations in Swift.
26 FlatUIKit A collection of awesome flat UI components for iOS.
27 CocoaLumberjack A fast & simple, yet powerful & flexible logging framework for Mac and iOS.
28 iCarousel A class designed to simplify the implementation of various types of carousel.
29 FastImageCache iOS library for quickly displaying images while scrolling
30 Shimmer Simple shimmering effect.
31 RealmSwift Realm is a modern data framework & database for iOS & OS X.
32 Realm Realm is a modern data framework & database for iOS & OS X.
33 MJRefresh An easy way to use pull-to-refresh
34 PNChart A simple and beautiful chart lib with animation used in Piner for iOS
35 Nimbus The iOS framework that grows only as fast as its documentation
36 ASIHTTPRequest Easy to use CFNetwork wrapper for HTTP requests, Objective-C, Mac OS X and iPhone.
37 FLEX A set of in-app debugging and exploration tools for iOS
38 RESideMenu iOS 7 style side menu with parallax effect.
39 JSONKit A Very High Performance Objective-C JSON Library.
40 SlackTextViewController A drop-in UIViewController subclass with a custom growing text input and other useful messaging features.
41 libgit2 The libgit2 Library.
42 SWTableViewCell UITableViewCell subclass that implements a swipeable content view which exposes utility buttons.
43 CocoaAsyncSocket Asynchronous socket networking library for Mac and iOS.
44 TTTAttributedLabel A drop-in replacement for UILabel that supports attributes, data detectors, links, and more.
45 FBSDKMessengerShareKit Official Facebook SDK for iOS to integrate with Messenger
46 FBSDKLoginKit Official Facebook SDK for iOS to access Facebook Platform with features like Login, Share and Message Dialog, App Links, and Graph API
47 FBSDKShareKit Official Facebook SDK for iOS to access Facebook Platform’s Sharing Features
48 FBSDKCoreKit Official Facebook SDK for iOS to access Facebook Platform’s core features
49 Facebook-iOS-SDK Official Facebook SDK for iOS to access Facebook Platform with features like Login, Share and Message Dialog, App Links, and Graph API
50 FBSDKTVOSKit Official Facebook SDK for tvOS to access Facebook Platform with features like Login and Graph API.
51 ChameleonFramework Color Framework for iOS (Obj-C & Swift)
52 Reachability ARC and GCD Compatible Reachability Class for iOS and OS X. Drop in replacement for Apple Reachability.
53 JVFloatLabeledTextField The original UITextField subclass implementing the Float Label Pattern.
54 YYKit A collection of iOS components.
55 MWPhotoBrowser A simple iOS photo and video browser with optional grid view, captions and selections.
56 JazzHands Simple keyframe animations for scrolling intros.
57 WebViewJavascriptBridge An iOS/OSX bridge for sending messages between Obj-C and JavaScript in UIWebViews/WebViews.
58 BlocksKit The Objective-C block utilities you always wish you had.
59 PureLayout The ultimate API for iOS & OS X Auto Layout — impressively simple, immensely powerful. Objective-C and Swift compatible.
60 MMDrawerController A lightweight, easy-to-use side drawer navigation controller.
61 PonyDebugger Remote network and data debugging for your native iOS app using Chrome Developer Tools.
62 JSONModel Magical Data Modelling Framework for JSON. Create rapidly powerful, atomic and smart data model classes.
63 AwesomeMenu Path 2.0 menu using CoreAnimation :).
64 leveldb A fast key-value storage library
65 ViewDeck An implementation of the sliding functionality found in the Path 2.0 or Facebook iOS apps.
66 SocketRocket A conforming WebSocket (RFC 6455) client library.
67 SnapKit Harness the power of auto layout with a simplified, chainable, and compile time safe syntax.
68 Snap Harness the power of auto layout with a simplified, chainable, and compile time safe syntax.
69 Canvas Animate in Xcode without code
70 IQKeyboardManager Codeless drop-in universal library allows to prevent issues of keyboard sliding up and cover UITextField/UITextView.
71 IQKeyboardManagerSwift Codeless drop-in universal library allows to prevent issues of keyboard sliding up and cover UITextField/UITextView.
72 RAMAnimatedTabBarController RAMAnimatedTabBarController is a Swift module for adding animation to tabbar items.
73 PromiseKit A delightful Promises implementation for iOS and OS X.
74 KVOController Simple, modern, thread-safe key-value observing.
75 Bolts Bolts is a collection of low-level libraries designed to make developing mobile apps easier.
76 ResearchKit ResearchKit is an open source software framework that makes it easy to create apps for medical research or for other research projects.
77 UITableView+FDTemplateLayoutCell Template auto layout cell for automatically UITableViewCell height calculate, cache and precache
78 MJExtension A fast and convenient conversion between JSON and model
79 TSMessages Easy to use and customizable messages/notifications for iOS à la Tweetbot.
80 UITableView-DataSet A drop-in UITableView category for showing empty datasets whenever the UITableView has no content to display
81 DZNEmptyDataSet A drop-in UITableView/UICollectionView superclass category for showing empty datasets whenever the view has no content to display.
82 ECSlidingViewController View controller container that presents its child view controllers in two sliding layers. Inspired by the Path 2.0 and Facebook iPhone apps.
83 YYText Powerful text framework for iOS to display and edit rich text.
84 gRPC gRPC client library for iOS/OSX
85 DTCoreText Methods to allow using HTML code with CoreText.
86 Tweaks Easily adjust parameters for iOS apps in development.
87 Quick The Swift (and Objective-C) testing framework.
88 SVPullToRefresh Give pull-to-refresh to any UIScrollView with 1 line of code.
89 DateTools Dates and time made easy in Objective-C
90 TPKeyboardAvoiding A drop-in universal solution for moving text fields out of the way of the keyboard in iOS.
91 TapkuLibrary tap + haiku = tapku, a well crafted open source iOS framework
92 KIF-next DEPRECATED: Please use KIF.
93 KIF Keep It Functional – iOS UI acceptance testing in an XCUnit harness.
94 cocos2d cocos2d for iPhone is a framework for building 2D games
95 FXBlurView UIView subclass that replicates the iOS 7 realtime background blur effect, but works on iOS 5 and above.
96 LTMorphingLabel Graceful morphing effects for UILabel written in Swift.
97 Appirater A utility that reminds your iPhone app’s users to review the app.
98 Cartography Declarative Auto Layout in Swift
99 SBJson4 Chunk-based JSON parser for Objective-C.
100 SBJson Chunk-based JSON parser for Objective-C.
101 JSPatch JSPatch bridge Objective-C and JavaScript. You can call any Objective-C class and method in JavaScript by just including a small engine.
102 FLAnimatedImage Performant animated GIF engine for iOS
103 Kingfisher A lightweight and pure Swift implemented library for downloading and cacheing image from the web.
104 FormatterKit `stringWithFormat:` for the sophisticated hacker set.
105 Onboard Create a beautiful and engaging onboarding experience with only a few lines of code.
106 NUI Style iOS apps with a stylesheet, similar to CSS.
107 AMScrollingNavbar A custom UINavigationController that enables the scrolling of the navigation bar alongside the scrolling of an observed content view
108 CSStickyHeaderFlowLayout Parallax and Sticky header done right using UICollectionViewLayout
109 PKRevealController A view controller containers for iOS, enabling you to present multiple controllers on top of one another.
110 NSLogger A modern, flexible logging tool.
111 EGOTableViewPullRefresh A similar control to the pull down to refresh control created by atebits in Tweetie 2.
112 XLForm XLForm is the most flexible and powerful iOS library to create dynamic table-view forms.
113 iRate A handy class that prompts users of your iPhone or Mac App Store app to rate your application after using it for a while.
114 SSToolkit A grab bag of iOS goodness.
115 CocoaHTTPServer A small, lightweight, embeddable HTTP server for Mac OS X or iOS applications.
116 Aspects Delightful, simple library for aspect oriented programming.
117 QuickDialog Quick and easy dialog screens for iOS.
118 SWRevealViewController A UIViewController subclass for presenting two view controllers inspired in the Facebook app, done right.
119 MSNavigationPaneViewController Draggable navigation pane view controller for iPhone. Similar to the Path/Facebook navigation paradigm.
120 MSDynamicsDrawerViewController Container view controller that leverages UIKit Dynamics to provide a realistic drawer navigation paradigm.
121 Kiwi A Behavior Driven Development library for iOS and OS X.
122 JASidePanels UIViewController container designed for presenting a center panel with revealable side panels – one to the left and one to the right.
123 vfrReader PDF Reader Core for iOS
124 VCTransitionsLibrary A collection of interactive iOS 7 custom transitions, including flip, fold, cross-fade and more
125 CRToast A modern iOS toast view that can fit your notification needs
126 SSKeychain Simple Cocoa wrapper for the keychain that works on Mac and iOS.
127 JBChartView Jawbone’s iOS-based charting library for both line and bar graphs.
128 CBStoreHouseRefreshControl Fully customizable pull-to-refresh control inspired by Storehouse iOS app
129 MGSwipeTableCell An easy to use UITableViewCell subclass that allows to display swipeable buttons with a variety of transitions
130 HanekeSwift A lightweight generic cache for iOS written in Swift with extra love for images.
131 Dollar A functional tool-belt for Swift Language
132 Cent Extension for common object types for Swift Language
133 AsyncSwift Syntactic sugar in Swift for asynchronous dispatches in Grand Central Dispatch
134 RxSwift RxSwift is a Swift implementation of Reactive Extensions
135 RxCocoa RxSwift Cocoa extensions
136 RxTests RxSwift Testing extensions
137 RxBlocking RxSwift Blocking operatos
138 MKNetworkKit ARC ready Networking Framework with built in authentication and HTTP 1.1 caching standards support for iOS 5+ devices.
139 Neon A powerful Swift programmatic UI layout framework.
140 MCSwipeTableViewCell Convenient UITableViewCell subclass that implements a swippable content to trigger actions.
141 ComponentKit A React-inspired view framework for iOS
142 PaperFold Paper folding animation for iOS.
143 TMCache Fast parallel object cache for iOS and OS X.
144 FXForms FXForms is an Objective-C library for easily creating table-based forms on iOS. It is ideal for settings pages or user data entry tasks.
145 MessageDisplayKit An IM App like WeChat App has to send text, pictures, audio, video, location messaging, managing address book, more interesting features.
146 Atlas Atlas is a library of communications user interface components integrated with LayerKit.
147 MMWormhole Message passing between apps and extensions.
148 libextobjc A Cocoa library to extend the Objective-C programming language.
149 ExSwift Set of Swift extensions for standard types and classes.
150 REFrostedViewController iOS 7 style blurred view controller that appears on top of your view controller.
151 M13ProgressSuite A suite containing many tools to display progress information on iOS.
152 InAppSettingsKit This iPhone framework allows settings to be in-app in addition to being in the Settings app.
153 EZAudio A simple, intuitive audio framework for iOS and OSX useful for anyone doing audio processing and/or audio-based visualizations.
154 EAIntroView Highly customizable drop-in solution for introduction views.
155 Colours 100s of beautiful, predefined Colors and Color methods. Works for iOS/OSX.
156 ColoursSwift 100s of beautiful, predefined Colors and Color methods. Works for iOS/OSX.
157 LTNavigationBar UINavigationBar Category which allows you to change its appearance dynamically
158 SQLite.swift A type-safe, Swift-language layer over SQLite3 for iOS and OS X.
159 AQGridView A grid view for iPhone/iPad, designed to look similar to NSCollectionView.
160 Swiftz Swiftz is a Swift library for functional programming.
161 NVActivityIndicatorView A collection of nice loading animations
162 Surge Swift + Accelerate
163 YTKNetwork YTKNetwork is a high level request util based on AFNetworking.
164 PSTCollectionView Open Source, 100% API compatible replacement of UICollectionView for iOS4+.
165 Chameleon Chameleon is a port of Apple’s UIKit (and some minimal related frameworks) to Mac OS X.
166 CHTCollectionViewWaterfallLayout The waterfall (i.e., Pinterest-like) layout for UICollectionView.
167 MZFormSheetController Provides an alternative to the native iOS UIModalPresentationFormSheet.
168 YapDatabase A key/value store built atop sqlite for iOS & Mac.
169 Eureka Elegant iOS Forms in pure Swift 2
170 SCLAlertView Beautiful Alert View. Written in Swift
171 GMGridView A performant Grid-View for iOS (iPhone/iPad).
172 SIAlertView An UIAlertView replacement.
173 ObjectMapper JSON Object mapping written in Swift
174 NJKWebViewProgress UIWebView progress interface.
175 DeepLinkKit A splendid route-matching, block-based way to handle your deep links.
176 DeepLinkSDK A splendid route-matching, block-based way to handle your deep links.
177 JDStatusBarNotification Easy, customizable notifications displayed on top of the statusbar. With progress and activity.
178 JHChainableAnimations Easy to read and write chainable Animations in Objective-C
179 NYXImagesKit A set of efficient categories for UIImage class. It allows filtering, resizing, masking, rotating, enhancing… and more.
180 CMPopTipView Custom UIView for iOS that pops up an animated “bubble” pointing at a button or other view. Useful for popup tips.
181 BLKFlexibleHeightBar A library for creating condensing header bars like those seen in the Facebook, Square Cash, and Safari iOS apps.
182 FoldingTabBar Folding Tab Bar and Tab Bar Controller
183 VBFPopFlatButton Animated flat button using POP
184 TheAmazingAudioEngine Core Audio, Cordially: A sophisticated framework for iOS audio applications, built so you don’t have to.
185 TextFieldEffects Custom drop in UITextFields effects.
186 DCIntrospect Introspect is small set of tools for iOS that aid in debugging user interfaces built with UIKit.
187 MRProgress Collection of iOS drop-in components to visualize progress by a HUD with different modes
188 HockeyKit A software update kit for iOS.
189 Moya Network abstraction layer written in Swift
190 SVWebViewController A simple inline browser for your iOS app.
191 ShareKit Drop in sharing features for all iPhone and iPad apps.
192 CocoaSPDY SPDY for iOS and OS X
193 GCDWebServer Lightweight GCD based HTTP server for OS X & iOS (includes web based uploader & WebDAV server)
194 MWFeedParser An RSS and Atom web feed parser for iOS.
195 Ejecta A Fast, Open Source JavaScript, Canvas & Audio Implementation for iOS.
196 REMenu Dropdown menu inspired by Vine.
197 PageMenu A paging menu controller built from other view controllers allowing the user to switch between any kind of view controller.
198 RNFrostedSidebar A Control Center-esque control with blurred background and toggle animations.
199 StarWars This component implements transition animation to crumble view-controller into tiny pieces
200 PINRemoteImage A thread safe, performant, feature rich image fetcher
201 PSStackedView Open source implementation of Twitter/iPad stacked UI – done right.


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