Responsive Table Using Pure CSS

There are many types of tables on websites where content can vary as wildly as the approaches used to make them responsive. There are really no comprehensive CSS based solution for making a table responsive.

I set out to find a flexible and simple solution that could work as a reusable web component, regardless of the content within. See bellow:


The Code:

Breaking point starts at 768px, you can change it to any value you want. Also notice we’re using a “.override” class which we have add to our body element as  <body class="override">  to give our CSS more priority therefore allowing override without having to use “!important” attribute in every CSS property we define.

Example Usage with Bootstrap Table: