JQuery DataTables is a plug-in for the jQuery Javascript library.

It is a highly flexible tool, based upon the foundations of progressive enhancement, which will add advanced interaction controls to any HTML table.

I'm still of two minds regarding using a widget like DataTables.

  • Benefits:
    • it's neat getting the sorting and paging right out of the box.
  • Considerations:
    • In many use cases, don't often actually need sorting
  • Disadvantages:
    • Templating the row is often out of the developers control…and that leads me to the question of progressive table rendering.

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