The simplest way to build amazing mobile apps using the best of HTML5 and native.
+ 1

What is

You write your HTML5 code using the Forge JavaScript API which gives you access to native features such as the camera and contacts API. is a tool in the Cross-Platform Mobile Development category of a tech stack.

Who uses


8 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Integrations

Firebase, Salesforce Sales Cloud, TestFlight, Parse, and Urban Airship are some of the popular tools that integrate with Here's a list of all 8 tools that integrate with's Features

  • Build native apps for iOS and Android using JavaScript
  • Native UI, push, analytics, login modules "out-of-the box"
  • Cloud build service, no need to setup Eclipse / Xcode
  • Update your app without re-submitting to the App Store
  • Open platform, extend with hooks, write native modules Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to
React Native
React Native enables you to build world-class application experiences on native platforms using a consistent developer experience based on JavaScript and React. The focus of React Native is on developer efficiency across all the platforms you care about - learn once, write anywhere. Facebook uses React Native in multiple production apps and will continue investing in React Native.
Flutter is a mobile app SDK to help developers and designers build modern mobile apps for iOS and Android.
Free and open source, Ionic offers a library of mobile and desktop-optimized HTML, CSS and JS components for building highly interactive apps. Use with Angular, React, Vue, or plain JavaScript.
Xamarin’s Mono-based products enable .NET developers to use their existing code, libraries and tools (including Visual Studio*), as well as skills in .NET and the C# programming language, to create mobile applications for the industry’s most widely-used mobile devices, including Android-based smartphones and tablets, iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.
Apache Cordova
Apache Cordova is a set of device APIs that allow a mobile app developer to access native device function such as the camera or accelerometer from JavaScript. Combined with a UI framework such as jQuery Mobile or Dojo Mobile or Sencha Touch, this allows a smartphone app to be developed with just HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
See all alternatives's Followers
31 developers follow to keep up with related blogs and decisions.