Additional event for jQuery processing touching to screen on touch devices.

Those who are faced with adaptation of web-based applications for mobile devices knows that the event “click” is triggered with a delay of 300ms, observe which not very pleasant. In addition, click on non-delegated place of document will not work. To solve these problems and was designed by jQuery Tap Event.


Include the plugin file on the page:

<script src="jquery.tap.js"></script>

and set an event handler as follows:

$('selector').on('tap', handler);



Version 0.3.2, February 17, 2019:

Version 0.3.1, February 7, 2016:

Version 0.3.0, January 31, 2016:

Version 0.2.9, June 2, 2014:

Version 0.2.8, May 27, 2014:

Version 0.2.7, March 17, 2014:

Version 0.2.6, March 14, 2014:

Version 0.2.5, November 17, 2013:

Version 0.2.4, August 22, 2013:

Thank you


jTap is licensed under the MIT license.