iOS implementation to make use of typicon font (http://www.typicons.com/)
Configure your project
- Add the 4 source files and ttf file to your project in Xcode.
- Go to the Build Phases for your project and add the ttf file to the 'Copy Bundle Resources' phase.
- Go to the Info page/tab for your project and edit the project properties. Add the 'Fonts provided by application' array entry if it doesn't exist and then a new item to this array for the font. Use the full font name - typicon.ttf.
Use the Typicons font in your project
UIFont+Typicons.hin your source.
Set the font of the control that you want to use the font on to be the Typicon font e.g.
myLabel.font = [UIFont typiconFontOfSize:28];
- Pick the icon you want to use - go to http://www.typicons.com/, click on the icon you have selected and name a note of the name. For example heart-full-outline
Set the icon that you want to use in your code e.g.
myLabel.text = [NSString typiconStringForIconName:@"heart-full-outline"];
- That's it.
Note that you can use this NSAttributedStrings etc. etc. It works just like a normal font.
First version uses version 2.0.7 of typicons.