Inserting accessible tables


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Inserting accessible tables

Now let's talk about some of the accessibility attributes that are available to us when we're inserting tables into our documents. Remember, the original intent of tables on the web was for displaying tabular data. The web was invented by scientists and academics who love nothing better than to have nice long tables full of facts and figures. So when you're using tables for data in your sites, you want to do your best to make them useable for those with disabilities. So that's why we'll take a look at how you add accessibility attributes to a table and what they're used for. I'm just going to delete the image we added in the previous movie so we have a blank page again.

And we'll come up to the Common area of the Insert bar and choose to insert a Table. And let's make this five Rows, three Columns. Let's make it, say, 50 percent. Put a Header at the Top. Now here are all of our Accessibility options. We have Caption and Summary. The Caption pr...

Inserting accessible tables
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Inserting accessible tables provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the Dreamweaver CS3 Essential Training

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