Jesse Cravens

Jesse Cravens

Principal Web Architect

  • @jdcravens
  • + Jesse Cravens

Austin, Texas

Areas of Expertise:

  • HTML5 CSS3 JavaScript Ruby On Rails Node.js
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • programming
  • training
Jesse Cravens is a Principal Architect at frog where he works with the world's leading companies, helping them to design, engineer, and bring to market meaningful products and services. With 14 years of experience in web application development, Jesse is currently focusing on single page web applications, the mobile web, and HTML5.
Jesse obtained a degree in Art from Rice University, and an M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Texas at San Antonio.
He resides in Austin, TX with his beautiful wife and two children.

Building Web Apps with Ember.js Building Web Apps with Ember.js
by Thomas Brady, Jesse Cravens
July 2014
Print: $29.99
Ebook: $23.99

HTML5 Hacks HTML5 Hacks
by Jesse Cravens, Jeff Burtoft
November 2012
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $29.99

Jesse blogs at:

Pop-up factory

May 29 2015

Attend O’Reilly’s Solid Conference, June 23–25, in San Francisco. Solid, O’Reilly’s conference exploring how the collision of software and hardware is fueling the creation of a software-enhanced, networked physical world, will feature a radical demonstration: a live, pop-up electronics factory. … read more

Happy Birthday To Me: Reviews of Some Toys I’ve Recently Gotten

May 29 2015

My birthday was in April, so in the "Happy Birthday To Me" spirit, I'll consider anything interesting I've acquired in the last few months a birthday present to myself. Much of it is related to cycling, which I've been getting into. Anyway, here are some mini reviews on some of… read more

Pop-up factory

May 29 2015

Attend O’Reilly’s Solid Conference, June 23–25, in San Francisco. Solid, O’Reilly’s conference exploring how the collision of software and hardware is fueling the creation of a software-enhanced, networked physical world, will feature a radical demonstration: a live, pop-up electronics factory. … read more

Webcast: Rethinking the Possibilities of Browser-based Apps with HTML5
March 27, 2013
From canvas to web workers and file transfer to blob management, join us for a hands-on webcast to see HTML5 demos and code samples that will have you rethinking the possibilities of browser based apps.