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Unformatted text preview: what web browsers do 12.6 Nesting Tables Allows you to format web pages 12.7 Formatting via Tables How to control web page layout
Chapter 12 - Tables 4 Introduction Tables organize and structure page content Tables organize They offer great flexibility in controlling the layout They great controlling A table has rows and columns of cells table rows Writing code using tables is different from writing code without using tables code Chapter 12 - Tables 5 They can be broadly classified as: Cell variables – control Table Structure and Variables
properties of individual cell Non-cell variables – control properties of table Examples: Non-cell variables Caption Summary Border Header Rows and Columns Width and Height Cells and Rules
Chapter 12 - Tables Cell variables Row span Column span Cell padding Cell spacing Alignment 6 Table Structure and Variables Chapter 12 - Tables 7 Table Layout and Design Layout and design depend on purpose of using tables Layout depend Tables may be used for the reasons listed below Data tabulation Web page formatting Tables may or may not use heading and different cell Tables properties depending on its purpose properties Table size must be adjusted such that scrolling is avoided Table scrolling Chapter 12 - Tables 8 Table Layout and Design Chapter 12 - Tables 9 Using Tables Five important tags are: <table> - Encloses all other table tags Attributes: Summary, width, height, border, align, cell Summary, spacing and padding spacing <capti...
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This note was uploaded on 07/01/2011 for the course COMP 103 taught by Professor Mulhimaldoori during the Spring '11 term at American Dubai.
- Spring '11