Swift Messaging

Open-source Swift projects categorized as Messaging Edit details

Top 19 Swift Messaging Projects

  • MessageKit

    A community-driven replacement for JSQMessagesViewController

    Project mention: Open Source recommendations for chat UI | reddit.com/r/iOSProgramming | 2022-04-04
  • Messenger

    Open source alternative communication platform. (by relatedcode)

  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The Open Source Firebase alternative introduces iOS support. Appwrite is an open source backend server that helps you build native iOS applications much faster with realtime APIs for authentication, databases, files storage, cloud functions and much more!

  • MessageViewController

    A SlackTextViewController replacement written in Swift for the iPhone X.

  • GrowingTextView

    An UITextView in Swift. Support auto growing, placeholder and length limit.

  • stream-chat-swift

    💬 iOS Chat SDK in Swift - Build your own app chat experience for iOS using the official Stream Chat API

    Project mention: Can This iOS Dev Build a Chat App in Just 5 Minutes? | dev.to | 2021-11-10

    We reached out to Alex Nagy, co-founder and CTO of Rebeloper, to learn if he could add chat to his iOS app in as little as five minutes using the Stream iOS Swift SDK.

  • NoChat

    A lightweight chat UI framework for iOS.

  • mChat

    iOS - Real-time messaging app 🎨 (by realpaliy)

  • Scout APM

    Less time debugging, more time building. Scout APM allows you to find and fix performance issues with no hassle. Now with error monitoring and external services monitoring, Scout is a developer's best friend when it comes to application development.

  • Messenger Chat with Firebase

    Messenger Clone - Real-time iOS Chat with Firebase Firestore written in Swift

  • ChatLayout

    ChatLayout is an alternative solution to MessageKit. It uses custom UICollectionViewLayout to provide you full control over the presentation as well as all the tools available in UICollectionView. It supports dynamic cells and supplementary view sizes.

    Project mention: How to create reverse tableview? | reddit.com/r/iOSProgramming | 2022-06-18

    I have not used this library, so don’t know if it is any good, but as an example you can look through the code: https://github.com/ekazaev/ChatLayout

  • nio

    💬 Nio is an upcoming matrix client for iOS.

  • AsyncMessagesViewController

    A smooth, responsive and flexible messages UI library for iOS.

  • BerkananSDK

    Bluetooth mesh messaging SDK for apps

    Project mention: Idea: Walkie-Talkie app (text) | reddit.com/r/flipperzero | 2022-08-01

    App can also act as mesh node for messages (iOS MultiPeer framework) in this case we will have two mesh networks (flipper based and app based) this will allow to have more resilience, example - https://apps.apple.com/us/app/berkanan-messenger/id1289061820 https://github.com/zssz/BerkananSDK

  • SwiftyChat

    SwiftUI Chat UI (Client) Framework & Documentation to get started!

  • ios-swift-chat-app

    Open-source Voice & Video Calling and Text Chat App for Swift (iOS)

    Project mention: Open Source recommendations for chat UI | reddit.com/r/iOSProgramming | 2022-04-04

    I found this, https://github.com/cometchat-pro/ios-swift-chat-app

  • SwiftyMessenger

    Swift toolkit for passing messages between iOS apps and extensions.

  • SwiftKafka

    Swift SDK for Apache Kafka

  • Kommunicate-iOS-SDK

    Kommunicate iOS SDK for customer support

    Project mention: A curated list of Open Source example iOS apps developed in Swift | dev.to | 2021-12-06

    Kommunicate iOS Chat - Kommunicate.io support chat SDK to integrate live chat and bot integrations for customer support into your iOS app.

  • Scribe-iOS

    iOS app with keyboards for language learners

    Project mention: Privacy Friendly iOS Keyboard | reddit.com/r/privacy | 2022-06-07

    This is the only FOSS one on iOS that I know of https://github.com/scribe-org/Scribe-iOS

  • tice-ios

    TICE is a secure app for meeting up, sharing locations and locating friends and family in real-time. TICE allows live location sharing on iOS, Android and the Web. Privacy by Design and modern end-to-end-encryption protect the sensitive location data from others.

    Project mention: ⟳ 6 apps added, 69 updated at f-droid.org | reddit.com/r/FDroidUpdates | 2021-12-02

    TICE – Secure GPS Location Sharing with Friends: Meet up and locate your friends, family and colleagues on a map

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2022-08-01.

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What are some of the best open-source Messaging projects in Swift? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 MessageKit 5,263
2 Messenger 4,393
3 MessageViewController 1,676
4 GrowingTextView 897
5 stream-chat-swift 628
6 NoChat 598
7 mChat 563
8 Messenger Chat with Firebase 551
9 ChatLayout 482
10 nio 433
11 AsyncMessagesViewController 301
12 BerkananSDK 183
13 SwiftyChat 122
14 ios-swift-chat-app 120
15 SwiftyMessenger 57
16 SwiftKafka 50
17 Kommunicate-iOS-SDK 38
18 Scribe-iOS 20
19 tice-ios 10
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