Archive for the ‘Tables’ Category

Designing Tables to be Read, Not Looked At

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Richard Rutter, in support of his new book Web Typography, shares loads of great advice on data table design. Here's a good one: You might consider making all the columns an even width. This too does nothing for the readability of the contents. Some ta...

Design Better Data Tables

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Matthew Ström on how data tables can be better through things like alignment, rules, labels, backgrounds, and the type of numerals used: Oldstyle figures look nice in sentences, where they better match the size and spacing of lower-case letters; linin...

Accessible, Simple, Responsive Tables

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There is no single solution to make any <table> appropriately responsive. That's what I like about this post by Davide Rizzo: it admits that, then gets on with some solutions. This is a great addition to territory we've been treading for a while....