jQuery Mobile - Two column grids


Add class ui-grid-a to a <div> and include two child container with class ui-block-a and ui-block-b to create two column layout. Both grid width will be 50% each. The ui-bar-a is used to apply the background and font styling.


Following example demonstrates the use of two column grid in the jQuery Mobile.

<!DOCTYPE html>
      <meta name = "viewport" content = "width = device-width, initial-scale = 1">
      <link rel = "stylesheet" href = "https://code.jquery.com/mobile/1.4.5/jquery.mobile-1.4.5.min.css">
      <script src = "https://code.jquery.com/jquery-1.11.3.min.js"></script>
      <script src = "https://code.jquery.com/mobile/1.4.5/jquery.mobile-1.4.5.min.js"></script>
      <h2>Two Column Grid Example</h2>
      <div class = "ui-grid-a">
         <div class = "ui-block-a">
            <div class = "ui-bar ui-bar-a">First Block</div>
         <div class = "ui-block-b">
            <div class = "ui-bar ui-bar-b">Second Block</div>

      <h2>Two Column Grid button Example</h2>
      <fieldset class = "ui-grid-a">
         <div class = "ui-block-a">
            <a class = "ui-btn ui-corner-all ui-shadow ui-btn-a">Button 1</a>
         <div class = "ui-block-b">
            <a class = "ui-btn ui-corner-all ui-shadow ui-btn-b">Button 2</a>


Let's carry out the following steps to see how the above code works −

  • Save the above html code as two_column_grid.html file in your server root folder.

  • Open this HTML file as http://localhost/two_column_grid.html and the following output will be displayed.

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