Jon Reid

Jon Reid

HTML, CSS, and JavaScript developer and author

Sunnyvale, California

Areas of Expertise:

  • XHTML
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • jQuery Mobile
  • sematics
  • standards
  • accessibility
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • programming
  • training
  • writing

Jon Reid is a senior developer at Google. He has been developing in HTML and JavaScript since 1996 and is committed to building rich and accessible web experiences. He is passionate about user-centered creative processes and believes that involving the user is an essential part of creating awesome software. Jon has a variety of experience with HTML-based RIAs and has been the lead on projects ranging from genetic analysis software to Microsoft's "I'm a PC" campaign.

Jon is an alumni of the University of Colorado, Boulder, where he graduated with a degree in Physics and Mathematics. He lives in Sunnyvale with his partner of 14 years.

jQuery Mobile jQuery Mobile
by Jon Reid
June 2011
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Ebook: $12.99

Webcast: Designing for jQuery Mobile
September 12, 2012
In this interactive event, Jon Reid, the author of jQuery Mobile, will cover the following: review the UI elements that jQuery Mobile builds for you, customizing appearance of jQuery Mobile: What a designer needs to know, and explore the jQuery Mobile...

Webcast: A Walkthrough of JQuery Mobile
March 06, 2012
In this interactive event, Jon Reid, the author of JQuery Mobile, will cover: what you need to know to use jQuery Mobile, jQuery Mobile features, and how to get started with a jQuery Mobile project.

Webcast: The jQuery Mobile API In-Depth
April 04, 2012
Join us for this informative webcast presentation where Jon Reid will talk about: jQuery Mobile methods and events, Responsive Layouts in jQuery Mobile, and Configuring jQuery Mobile.

Webcast: Building Mobile Applications with jQuery Mobile: Tips and Techniques
September 25, 2012
In this interactive event, Jon Reid will cover: what you need to know to use jQuery Mobile, jQuery Mobile features, and getting started with a jQuery Mobile project.