Develop Your First Hybrid Mobile App
Enjoy the Benefits of Cross-Platform Development
This course is not an overview but rather a detailed step-by-step guide through the process of developing your first hybrid app. For your convenience, all of the required code snippets and other resources are made available to download. By the end of the course you will have built and compiled your first mobile app ready for the app store.
Explore attributes to define the various elements of layout such as header, content, footer, grid, block, and control group.
Learn how to use images and scale them with CSS, link to external web pages, and incorporate a custom CSS file.
Create collapsible content, provide visual cues with icons and create your own icons.
Learn how to quickly create linking HTML documents.
Create a score counter and integrate it with popup windows.
Get the score counter working for you in this lesson.
Discover how to use arrays to store content and how to loop through them.
To add a little more gamification to the app let's learn how to generate a random number.
Learn how to ensure your app is completely responsive by tweaking the CSS. As well, you'll learn how to create your own custom jQuery Mobile theme so you can quickly style your app.
You will learn how PhoneGap Build can generate cross-platform mobile apps. As well, you will view the app being tested on an Android device.
Set up the config.xml file and learn why you would want to use it. Then, discover how to use the InAppBrowser plugin to access external web pages.