Mobile apps with HTML, CSS & JS
Target multiple platforms with one code base
Free and open source
Cordova command-line runs on Node.js and is available on
Follow platform specific guides
to install additional platform dependencies. Open a command prompt or Terminal, and type
npm install -g cordova.
Create a blank Cordova project using the command-line tool. Navigate to the directory where you wish to create your project and type
cordova create <path>.
For a complete set of options, type
cordova help create.
After creating a Cordova project, navigate to the project directory. From the project directory, you need to add a platform for which you want to build your app.
To add a platform, type
cordova platform add <platform name>.
For a complete list of platforms you can add, run
$ cd MyApp
$ cordova platform add browser
From the command line, run
cordova run <platform name>.