This page provides documentation for the YLMoment library, which is a powerful tool for handling and manipulating dates and times in iOS and macOS applications.

About YLMoment

YLMoment is a lightweight and easy-to-use library that simplifies working with dates and times in iOS and macOS applications. It comes with a comprehensive set of features, including:

  • Date and time parsing
  • Formatting and display
  • Timezone conversions
  • Date and time manipulation
  • Difference and comparison


There are several ways to install YLMoment:

  1. Using CocoaPods: Simply add the following line to your Podfile and run pod install:
    pod 'YLMoment'
  2. Downloading the source code: You can download the latest source code from the official GitHub repository: https://github.com/cyanzhong/YLMoment


To start using YLMoment in your project, follow these steps:

  1. Import the YLMoment module in your Swift file:
  2. import YLMoment
  3. Create a new instance of YLMoment using the desired date and time:
  4. let now = YLMoment()
  5. Perform various operations on the created moment, such as formatting, manipulation, or comparison.
  6. // Format the moment as a string
    let formattedString = now.format("MMMM dd, yyyy")


Here are a few examples to help you get started with YLMoment:

  • Formatting a moment:
  • let now = YLMoment()
    let formattedString = now.format("MMMM dd, yyyy")
  • Adding or subtracting time:
  • let tomorrow = now.add(1, to: .Days)
    let yesterday = now.subtract(1, from: .Days)
  • Comparing moments:
  • let isToday = now.isSame(as: YLMoment(), to: .Days)

Additional Resources

For more information about YLMoment, you can check out the following resources:

YLMoment is an excellent library for simplifying date and time manipulation in iOS and macOS applications. With its intuitive API and extensive features, it can greatly enhance your productivity when working with dates and times. Use the information provided in this documentation to integrate YLMoment into your project and take advantage of its powerful capabilities.