I needed a simple way to show a quick, unobtrusive notification to the user. I wanted to be able to give the user some feedback, or convey a simple message to them, without them needing to actually take any action on it.
I wanted it to look simple; good-looking, but no fuss. I also wanted it to be (easily) re-usable.
Surprisingly, I couldn’t find much that was already available. So I made JDFNotificationView. It looks like this:
And creating a notification is as simple as this:
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It’s pretty simple at the moment. I plan to add to it and make it more flexible in future versions.