[html5] sections and tables
ian at hixie.ch
Fri Mar 4 16:16:58 PST 2011
On Fri, 10 Dec 2010, webmaster wrote:
> On 12/7/10 3:07 PM, Ricardo Tomasi wrote:
> > 2010/12/6 webmaster <webmaster at tsmchughs.com
> > <mailto:webmaster at tsmchughs.com>>
> > > <table>s cannot contain <section>s, and <tbody> does not participate
> > > in the document outline. So if I have a <table>, am I stuck using
> > > <h2> or <h3> or...? Is there anyway to use <h1> as I do in sections
> > > and have the outline work correctly?
> > In my understanding, nothing inside a table should need to appear in
> > the outline. Tables are for tabular data
> Consider this table:
> It's tabular data. Each <tbody> represents a different section of the
> table. Each has a subheading <h2>. In other pages of this site, as I
> update them to html5, I've been replacing <h2> with <h1> and putting the
> heading and its related content inside a <section> element. But I cannot
> do that with this (or with other, similar, tables). Any suggestions?
<th scope="row">Lobster Bisque
<td>chopped Maine lobster...
No need for sections, just treat it as one big table. Table headers can be
given the semantics to make this work quite easily.
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