Styling table captions


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Styling table captions

The table caption seems like a simple little element, but actually it's quite difficult to style through CSS. That's because the table caption doesn't really behave like any other element. Even though it is nested inside the table just after the opening table tag, it behaves like a block level element found outside the table. Now, regardless of that little nugget, it inherits some but not all of its properties from the table itself. Well, my advice is to experiment with styling table captions thoroughly.

I mean knock yourself out. They are actually a lot of fun to play with, although the results are typically unexpected. Experimenting will give you a good idea of what works and what doesn't work. I think it's a good idea to keep your table captions fairly simple. Remember, they are designed to identify the table to the user and as such clear, straightforward styling should be the norm. So here I've got my tour_detail_ bigsur_trails.htm file opened. I'll scroll do...

Styling table captions
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Styling table captions provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS5 Essential Training

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