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WordPress Mobile Applications with PhoneGap by Yuxian Eugene Liang

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Chapter 5. Extending WordPress to the Mobile World

In the last chapter we learned about how we can build mobile applications using PhoneGap. Now, we will continue from Chapter 4, Building Mobile Applications Using PhoneGap and extend it to work with our GeoPlaces WordPress website. By now, you should be able to see that JSON-APIs work as a form of "glue" that allows desktop websites (in our case, a WordPress website) to have bidirectional interaction with mobile apps.

We will first quickly go through jQuery Mobile, after which we will extend our PhoneGap app, created in Chapter 3, Extending WordPress Using JSON-API and Chapter 4, Building Mobile Applications Using PhoneGap.

Introducing jQuery Mobile

jQuery Mobile (http://jquerymobile.com/) is a unified ...

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