In this section, we have gathered useful resources that will help you learn more about jQuery Mobile, find tools to develop jQuery Mobile application designs and mockups, tutorials and tools to guide your through the development of simple or more complex applications and related articles.

Featured sites | Books | Apps & Frameworks | Plugins | Extensions | Tools | Themes | Articles & Tutorials

Featured jQuery Mobile sites from

You will find below a great sample collection of Mobile sites built with jQuery Mobile. More examples can be found in the jQM Gallery.

Ikea Sweden
Disney World
American Century
Rugby World Cup
Take Me Fishing
Ryland Homes


jQuery Mobile Web Development Essentials - Third Edition
by Raymond Camden and Andy Matthews,
Packt Publishing
Mastering jQuery Mobile
by Chip Lambert and Shreerang Patwardhan,
Packt Publishing
Master Mobile Web Apps with jQuery Mobile
by Matt Doyle,
Elated Books
jQuery Mobile: Up and Running
by Maximiliano Firtman,
O’Reilly Media
jQuery Mobile
By Jon Reid,
O’Reilly Media
jQuery Mobile First Look
by Giulio Bai,
Packt Publishing
Adobe Dreamweaver CS5.5: Designing and Developing for Mobile with jQuery, HTML5, and CSS3
by David Powers,
Adobe Press
Using the CSS3 Mobile Pack for Adobe Fireworks CS5
by Jim Babbage,
Peachpit Press
Pro jQuery Mobile
by Brad Broulik,
Sams Teach Yourself jQuery Mobile in 10 Minutes (Sams Teach Yourself — Minutes)
by Steven E. Holzner,
jQuery Mobile: Develop and Design
by Kris Hadlock,
Peachpit Press
Sams Teach Yourself jQuery Mobile in 24 Hours
by Phillip Dutson,
Sams Publishing
Creating Mobile Apps with jQuery Mobile
by Shane Gliser,
Packt Publishing
Mobile App Manual: The Blueprint –
How to Start Creating Mobile Apps Using jQuery Mobile and PhoneGap Build

by Jeff Pelletier,

Apps & frameworks

  • PhoneGap – tool to wrap jQuery Mobile code for native app deployment
  • Wijmo – a complete suite of UI widgets for mobile and web application development
  • Codiqa – rapid jQuery Mobile app prototyping
  • MobiJQ – drag and drop tool for building jQuery Mobile apps
  • Viziapps – drag and drop tool for building mobile business apps using jQuery Mobile
  • Handheld Designer – drag and drop tool for building and hosting jQuery Mobile apps
  • Application Craft – drag and drop tool for building jQuery Mobile apps
  • – drag and drop page builder
  • – cloud-based platform for creating jQuery Mobile apps connected to cloud APIs and integrated backend services
  • NS Basic/App Studio – drag and drop tool for building jQuery Mobile apps
  • MobDis – drag and drop tool for building jQuery Mobile apps
  • NetObjects Mosaic – drag and drop tool for building jQuery Mobile apps
  • Mobjectify – tool for building jQuery Mobile app mockups
  • – Mobile engine for web devs: framework for building native mobile apps using HTML5 and jQuery Mobile
  • Convertigo – An open source mobile platform to build, deploy and run enterprise applications
  • Slingshot – jQuery Mobile client and library for SharePoint
  • M-Project – MVC framework based on jQuery Mobile
  • Rhomobile – enterprise mobile app framework
  • Neptune Application Designer – SAP HTML5 Designer optimized for jQuery Mobile for SAP Mobility applications
  • Octomobi – Online tool to create webapps with maps, image gallery and RSS feed in jQuery Mobile
  • Adaptor for AngularJS
  • jqmPHP – package of PHP classes for generating jQM markup
  • Drupal theme – theme for jQuery Mobile
  • Seaside (SmallTalk) – a jQuery Mobile implementation
  • Pyramid – Starter scaffolding for creating a jQuery Mobile Pyramid application
  • DrupalGap – An open source mobile app dev kit for Drupal websites, powered by jQuery Mobile and PhoneGap
  • wq framework – Progressively-enhanced offline-first web apps for citizen science and crowdsourcing
  • EZoApp – A drag and drop mobile app design tool with online code editor using jQuery Mobile
  • jqm4gwt – A GWT wrapper around jQuery Mobile, which enables you to use pure Java to build your UI

3rd party plugins

These are all jQuery Mobile compatible plugins, many use the theme framework, auto-initialization and data- attribute configuration features or core mobile widgets.

Diapo slideshow
Google Maps
Android-like date picker
Leaflet’s mobile demo
Swipe menu
Swipe to delete
960 grid for jQuery Mobile
Editable Listview

3rd party extensions

These are 3rd Party extensions that add capabilities to existing functionality.



Articles & Tutorials