Nowadays jQM (jQuery Mobile) becoming very popular.Mobile developers from across the world contributing their knowledge to make it more user friendly and interactive.The developers in turn have found solace in jQuery Mobile, which is being widely used for developing mobile based applications.Here i am listed 10 most widely used plug-ins for developing mobile based applications.
Google Maps are really popular these days and are being frequently used by the users to understand and get directions. Google Maps Jquery plugin contains the following features:
Google maps with geolocation
Using clusters with MarkerClusteredPlus
Microformats, Google streetview and jQuery dialog
Click and drag events with Google geo search
Show markers from JSON
Show markers with microdata
Show markers with microformats
Show markers with RDFa
Show markers from Google Fusion tables
Filter markers by property
Pagination is jQuery Plug-in which is specifically used for creating a sequence like pagination between various pages. It completely supports the keyboard, touch and mouse based input devices.
This pagination plugin helps in creating a touch and drag navigation between various HTML pages. Simply by adding this plugin into your page, you shall be able to link various documents together through simple HTML anchors.
Diapo provides free slideshow facility. You can download it and use it without any charges. Besides, it is an open source project, which allows you to make changes in the same.
Bartender is iOS style tab bar, which is compatible with various web browsers. It is based on JQM elements and is powered only by CSS. You need not be a jQuery expert to handle the same, good understanding of CSS would do.
When it comes to cross browser compatibility, this plugin has been tested on Internet Explorer 7, Android, iOS, Safari, Google Chrome and Opera. The retina buttons of the same are placed on all of the major browsers except for Internet Explorer 7 and 8 version and it contains all the the necessities for CSS.
Wheel scroller/Date and Time picker jQuery plugin for touch devices (Android phones, iPhone, iPad, Galaxy Tab)
A wheel scroller user control optimized for touchscreens to easily enter date and/or time. The control can easily be customized to support any custom values and can even be used as an intuitive alternative to the native select control (dropdown list). It is designed to be used on touch devices as an alternative to the jQuery UI date picker.
DateBox is a jQuery-mobile based date and time picker having following features.
Multiple Data-Entry Modes
4 Different display modes
Supports data-limiting of input
Automatically parses hand-entered or pre-entered dates on open
Auto-bind's to data-type='datebox', options are configurable via data-options