Dreamweaver CS5 Essentials: How to Use Thead and Tbody Tags


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Using thead and tbody tags

The thead and tbody tags allow you to structure your tables into logical areas. Much like the div tag does for your HTML content. As a general rule, column headers will go into the thead element while the rest of the table resides in the tbody tag. There is also a tfoot element used to create table footers. The tfoot and thead tags are optional, but if you use one, you must include the tbody tag. So we have our bigsur_trails.htm file open and as you can see from our table we've gone back to having that sort of unstyled mess that we have here, but we've got all that additional structure that we added a little while ago that's going to make our table more accessible.

It's also going to give us more styling hooks. Now speaking of that, the thead and the tbody tag can really help us out with not only the styling, but also by making sure that our table data is organized correctly as well. So the best way to do this is we are going to go right back into Code View. So once again, ...

Using thead and tbody tags
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Using thead and tbody tags provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS5 Essential Training

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