Having a sticky table header is essential to providing a great user experience for large HTML tables that contain large size of data.
With a sticky table header plugin, you can make the table header (typically
<thead> element) fixed on the top of the page (or its parent container) when scrolling down.
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Best jQuery Sticky Table Header Plugins
StickyTableHeaders is a lightweight and useful jQuery plugin that makes your table thead elements sticky as the page scrolls down.
stickyTable.js is a lightweight jQuery plugin that makes the columns or rows of your long html table sticky when scrolling.
RWD Freeze Table is a powerful yet easy-to-use jQuery plugin to make table columns and/or headers stay in place when scrolling.
Table Fixed Head is a really simple jQuery plugin that makes your long table able to vertically fix the thead when scrolling down.
Yet another jQuery sticky table plugin that has the ability to fix a specific number of headers and columns within your large html table.
Best Vanilla JS Sticky Table Header Libraries
An easy yet configurable sticky table header library that sticks the thead of an HTML table to the top of the page with or without offset.