TablePress is a WordPress plugin to create beautiful functional tables. Its search box is particularly useful. When entities have synonyms, such as gene names like P2X1, with which P2RX1 and P2X purinoceptor 1 are synonymous, one may want to make a table searchable by synonyms while hiding them to keep the table simple. Here is a list of the Brasilian singer Astrud Gilberto's masterpieces, as an example. Titles in Portuguese and English are shown side by side. How to create a searchable invisible column You can define visibility in CSS as below. Let's hide the 2nd column. You can still search the table by English titles, although you don't see […]
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