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Top 10 CSS Table Designs - Smashing Coding By R. Christie Tables have got to be one of the most difficult objects to style in the Web, thanks to the cryptic markup, the amount of detail we have to take care of, and lack of browser compatibility. First things first Link We start with a valid xhtml 1.0 strict markup. <table id="..." You can read more about xhtml table markup in HTML Dog’s Table Section1. Before we start, let’s review the general rule of thumb for styling of tables: Tables love space. Now that we are all set up let’s get going, shall we? Overview of this article Page 1: Top 10 CSS Table Designs
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