5 Elegant jQuery Tables

Sam Deering

Tired of old boring html table default looks?
jQuery Table offers different styled looks of your plain html table and adding more useful functionality such as column sorting, display count and much more. It also provides unique designs and structure that a normal html table cannot give. jQuery transforms boring html basic tables into a elegant and useful tables
This is a list of 5 good looking jQuery tables.

1. HeatColor

This is a plugin that allows you to assign colors to elements, based on a value derived from that element. You bind a collection of elements such as table rows, divs or list members to heatcolor and let it do the work. It can find the min and max values of the desired elements, or you can pass them in manually.

2. Ingrid

This jQuery Table is an component that adds datagrid behaviors that involves column resizing, paging, sorting, row and column styling, and more to your tables.

3. Flexigrid

A jQuery plugin that is lightweight but rich data grid with resizable columns and a scrolling data to match the headers, plus an ability to connect to an xml based data source using Ajax to load the content.

4. Table Sorter

A jQuery plugin for turning a standard HTML table with THEAD and TBODY tags into a sortable table without refreshing a page. tablesorter can successfully parse and sort many types of data including linked data in a cell.

5. Scrollable Table

This is a plugin that can be used to convert tables in ordinary HTML into scrollable ones. No additional coding is necessary.