Setting the overall table size is useful, but for more control, you might prefer to set the width of each column separately. To set the width of a column to a certain minimum amount, specify a width in the <td> tag for any cell within that column. You can use the same method you used for the <table> tag in the preceding section, as shown in the following:
To specify the width of a column by using a style, use this:
<td style="width: 200px">
The traditional place to set the column width is in the first row of the table, but that is not a requirement; you can set a width for any cell in any row. The column as a whole will be as wide as the widest cell in that column.
In the following code, specific ...