10 Best Responsive Table Plugins In JavaScript And CSS

by jQueryScript,

A study shows that the number of smartphone users worldwide today surpasses three billion and is forecast to further grow by several hundred million in the next few years.

When it comes to United States, 63% of Google’s visits are via a mobile device (2019). This is why Google predominantly uses the mobile version of the content for indexing and ranking.

When you're building a website or webapp using a responsive design layout. You might find it difficult to deal with large (wider) HTML tables on small screen devices. This is because, by using the default table styles, a wide HTML table might break through the viewport and disrupt the overall layout of your page.

To address this, you might need a 3rd JavaScript solution or additional CSS styles to provide a better table view experience on mobile.

Here is a list of 10 best JavaScript and Pure CSS solutions to make your HTML table full responsive and better readability on mobile and tablet devices. Feel free to download and use them in your next modern web design to bring a better experience to existing HTML tables.

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jQuery Responsive Table Plugins

FooTable - jQuery Responsive HTML Table Plugin

FooTable is a jQuery Plugin that makes HTML tables on smaller devices look awesome without breaking the functionality and design. This plugin hides certain columns of data at different resolutions and the Rows become expandable to show the d

FooTable - jQuery Responsive HTML Table Plugin

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Mobile-friendly Responsive Bootstrap Table with jQuery

A simple jQuery responsive table solution that automatically converts a table into a Bootstrap based accordion interface when the maximum screen width is reached.

Mobile-friendly Responsive Bootstrap Table with jQuery

[Demo] [Download]


Basic Responsive Table Plugin For jQuery - Basic Table

Basic Table is an ultra-light jQuery plugin to create responsive, mobile-readable data tables using JS resize() method and CSS3 media queries.

Basic Responsive Table Plugin For jQuery - Basic Table

[Demo] [Download]


Simple jQuery Responsive Table Plugin - Responsive Tables

Responsive Tables is a simple jQuery plugin for responsive tables that auto resize the tabular data to fit your screen's resolutions.

Simple jQuery Responsive Table Plugin - Responsive Tables

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Stacking Tables On Small Screens with jQuery - stacktable

stacktable.js is a jQuery Plugin for equalizing the height or width of elements. With this plugin, the wide tables will be converted to a format that works better on small screens.

Stacking Tables On Small Screens with jQuery - stacktable

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Vanilla JS Responsive Plugins

Responsive Sliding Period/Pricing Table With Pure JavaScript – tabella.js

tabella.js is a pure JavaScript plugin that generates a responsive, touch-enabled period/pricing table for your e-commerce/business website.

Responsive Sliding Period/Pricing Table With Pure JavaScript – tabella.js

[Demo] [Download]


Pure JavaScript Responsive Table Solution – responsive-tables.js

responsive-tables.js is a pure JavaScript library for compressing your html table with multiple columns into a 2-column responsive table in small screens like mobile devices. Compatible with Bootstrap tables.

Pure JavaScript Responsive Table Solution – responsive-tables.js

[Demo] [Download]


Pure CSS Responsive Table Solutions

Pure HTML5 / CSS3 Responsive Table Solution

A pure HTML5 / CSS3 solution to make your html table more readable on small screens, without any JavaScript.

Pure HTML5 / CSS3 Responsive Table Solution

[Demo] [Download]


Pure CSS Mobile-friendly Responsive Table

Yet another pure CSS responsive table solution that transforms a normal html table into several separated tables in mobile view.

Pure CSS Mobile-friendly Responsive Table

[Demo] [Download]


Responsive Table with Pure CSS

A minimalist pure CSS solution to create a mobile-friendly responsive table that uses CSS media queries to make table cells full width on small devices.

Responsive Table with Pure CSS

[Demo] [Download]


Conclusion:

Want more JavaScript and CSS solutions to create Responsive HTML tables on the web & mobile? Check out the jQuery Responsive Table and JavaScript Responsive Table sections.

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