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CSS "Tableless" Design vs HTML Tables Design For W

 
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Tableless Design or Tables Design?
Tableless Design!
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Tables Design!
11%
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I don't know what we're yelling about!
33%
 33%  [ 3 ]
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rocketpig



Joined: 20 Dec 2010
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 25, 2011 1:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I cannot think of a single reason to use tables when coding a website.
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rylearron



Joined: 30 Jun 2011
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 25, 2011 2:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm with rocketpig, there really isn't any advantage of tables over CSS nowadays, besides your familiarity with them. It may be a pain in the ass at first to convert your site to CSS, but once you do you'll find it was worth it when you consider how much easier it is to change the look and feel if your site, as well as the concistancy CSS has between different browsers vs tables.
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citronrobotlord



Joined: 17 Jan 2011
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 27, 2011 4:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

As someone who can't for the life of himself, grasp CSS, yet understands HTML. Tables weren't that hard. So I tend to work in those instead of CSS.

Someday I might find the time to learn CSS, when i'm not writing a million stories. Or I'll have the money to pay someone. but till then I either use wordpress plugins, or tables.
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 28, 2011 1:59 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I do, but that's just because I never bothered to learn CSS properly. :P
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 08, 2011 6:43 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Add some padding to the blog cells or whatever they are in CSS so that the words don't run right into the side?
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