What is mean td in html

What is mean td in html
Umesh KohliWeb designerAsked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Rajender SinghTeam LeadCommented:
<td> -- Table column inside row start
>/td> -- Table column inside row close

example
<table> -- Table
<tr> -- table row
<td> -- Table column
</td>
</tr>
</table>

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
Dr. KlahnPrincipal Software EngineerCommented:
The <TD> tag is used to enter a single data item in a table.  Example:

<TABLE WIDTH="75" BORDER="1">
<TR>
<TD>Item One</TD><TD>Item Two</TD>
</TR>
<TR>
<TD>Item 3</TD><TD>Item 4</TD>
</TR>
</TABLE>

Open in new window

ste5anSenior DeveloperCommented:
There is no official name, but it's imho derived from table data cell, thus table data.
Ensure Business Longevity with As-A-Service

Using the as-a-service approach for your business model allows you to grow your revenue stream with new practice areas, without forcing you to part ways with existing clients just because they don’t fit the mold of your new service offerings.

Hello ThereSystem AdministratorCommented:
check this with a simple example: http://www.tagindex.net/html/table/table.html
Julian HansenCommented:
With respect to this comment please be aware that much of what is shown in that example has been deprecated as of html 5.

Width and border attributes are deprecated - you are required to use styling for these attributes now.

Your question indicates you are new to HTML - starting with the <td> element is starting in the middle and trying to work backwards.

Try these links as an introduction to html (https://www.w3schools.com/html/)
Tables https://www.w3schools.com/html/html_tables.asp

Try out the examples - they should give you a good start in understanding what HTML is and how the <Table> element and child elements work.
Dr. KlahnPrincipal Software EngineerCommented:
Question was answered timely by the experts.  Points divided among the contributors.
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Web Development

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.