November 2, 2018

How to Build Safari App Extensions

Apple is deprecating traditional Safari Extensions in favor of ‘Safari App Extensions’ which have to be built using Xcode. However, I couldn’t find any tutorials walking through a basic example of how to build extensions for Safari in this way, and it was therefore a slow and painful learning process when I wanted to convert a simple extension for Facebook into a Safari App Extension. Here’s a tutorial to help others.