Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Styling borders, part of HTML: Building Tables.
- I don't know about you, but to me,…the table we built in the last chapter,…while it was functional, it really wasn't very attractive.…So, in this chapter, I wanna focus on learning…about the basics of styling tables through CSS.…I realize that for some of you,…this might be your first introduction to CSS.…If that's the case, don't worry,…we're gonna keep things pretty basic.…Now, I do want to point out that this is not a CSS course,…so we are just going to focus on the basics…of styling tables, but I'm not gonna go into…a lot of detail on how to write selectors…and syntax and things like that.…
For a more comprehensive overview of CSS,…take a look at the CSS: Core Concepts course,…within the lynda.com online training library.…Okay, with that being said, however,…I'm working on the tables.htm file,…from the 02_01 directory, which can be found…in the Exercise Files>Chapter_02 folder.…Okay, if I preview this table currently in the browser,…you can see that we have a border attribute…of one applied to it.…Now, that allows us to define the table cells,…
- Adding content to tables
- Defining table headers
- Styling borders
- Alternating table row colors
- Grouping table content
- Defining columns and headers
- Making table data accessible
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1. Table Basics
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