Classes used to style responsive bootstrap table

Author - Kajal Marwaha

Classes used to style responsive bootstrap table (Bootstrap-4)

Nowadays tables are used in creating calendars or score charts. Due to widespread usability, it’s necessary that we create the opt-in responsive tables so that it is accessible on any device.

You can create a responsive table by using bootstrap’s inbuilt class table-responsive. You can also style the table with bootstrap’s inbuilt classes.

Here are some bootstrap classes explained to style the tables with different designs and layout:

1. Basic table:

For creating the basic or simple table in bootstrap you can use its inbuilt class .table-responsive.

Here are some lines of code to explain how you can use this class:

<div class="container">
   <div class="table-responsive">
      <table class="table">
         <thead>
            <tr>
               <th>name</th>
               <th>age</th>
               <th>class</th>
            </tr>
         </thead>
         <tbody>
            <tr>
               <td>ram</td>
               <td>18</td>
               <td>+2</td>
            </tr>
         </tbody>
      </table>
   </div>
</div>

Embed this whole code in body tag of html, you will get this output:
responsive bootstrap table

2. Dark/Black Tables:
You can also change the color with light text on dark backgrounds using .table-dark class. Here are some code lines for how we can use this class.

<div class="container">
   <table class="table table-dark">
      <thead>
         <tr>
            <th>Firstname</th>
            <th>Lastname</th>
            <th>Email</th>
         </tr>
      </thead>
      <tbody>
         <tr>
            <td>pragti</td>
            <td>sharma</td>
            <td>pragti@gmail.com</td>
         </tr>
         <tr>
            <td>aena</td>
            <td>high</td>
            <td>aena@gmail.com</td>
         </tr>
      </tbody>
   </table>
</div>

Embed this whole code in body tag of html. You will get this output:
responsive bootstrap table




3. Table with striped rows:
You can create the table with striped rows using the .table-striped. This will add the zebra strips within each row of table.

Here are some code lines to create the tables with striped rows:

<table class="table table-striped">
   <tr>
      <th>First Name</th>
      <th>Last Name</th>
      <th>Points</th>
   </tr>
   <tr>
      <td>willim</td>
      <td>George</td>
      <td>50</td>
   </tr>
   <tr>
      <td>Henry</td>
      <td>joe</td>
      <td>94</td>
   </tr>
</table>

Sample output:
responsive bootstrap table

4. Bordered-table :
You can create the bordered-table by using .table-bordered class that will add the border in table and cell. Here are some code lines to create the bordered-tables:

<div class="container">
   <table class="table table-bordered" style="margin-top:20px">
      <thead>
         <tr>
            <th>Firstname</th>
            <th>Lastname</th>
            <th>Email</th>
         </tr>
      </thead>
      <tbody>
         <tr>
            <td>joe</td>
            <td>smith</td>
            <td>joe@example.com</td>
         </tr>
         <tr>
            <td>ram</td>
            <td>sharma</td>
            <td>ram@example.com</td>
         </tr>
      </tbody>
   </table>
</div>

Sample output:
responsive bootstrap table

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