Want to improve the functionality of your HTML tables? Tablesorter is “a JQuery plugin for turning a standard HTML table with THEAD and TBODY tags into a sortable table without page refreshes”. It is also cross browser friendly, working on IE6+.
To set it up you’ll need to download and include the tablesorter js file (along with a link to the JQuery library). Then simply give your table an id tag like so: <table id=”my_table”> and remember to include both THEAD and TBODY tags. Finally, add the javascipt in your page head:
To download tablesorter and to read the documentation on it, visit the tablesorter website.