The Table element of HTML is used for tabular data.
It also got a long history as one of the only ways to layout a website, back when standards was still in their infant stages. But this practice is strongly discouraged with the advance of CSS, and its accompanied support in browsers.
|Attrs||Other Attributes||Common, Event, I18n|
|summary||Text||Used to describe the table content for speach output|
Note. Additional attributes which may be of interest, these are not deprecated, but one should check to make sure that CSS alternatives doesn't exist, or isn't supported by the latest browsers.
|Width||Units of Measurement||Defines the width of the element, it is recommended to use the CSS width property instead.|
|border||Pixels||Defines the width of the table-border in pixels, its recommended to use the Border Properties of CSS instead. Use Border-collapse to remove the space between borders.|
|cellspacing||Units of Measurement||Defines the spacing between cells. You may want to consider using the css Border-spacing Property instead.|
|cellpadding||Units of Measurement||Defines the spacing within cells. Its recommended to use the CSS Padding Properties instead.|
<table summary="This table contains a list of allowed attributes for the table element."> <tr> <td>Attribute:</td><td>Value:</td><td>Description:</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Width</td><td>Units of Measurement</td><td>Defines the width of the table</td> </tr> </table>