# Table Captions - HTML

Table captions (<caption>) provide an easy method to add descriptive text to a table. For example, suppose you wanted to caption a table detailing the refresh rates of a monitor. The following code adds an appropriate caption to a table, whose output.
Cell Attributes

Captions (“Supported Refresh Rates” in this example) are displayed above the table.

Note that the <caption> tag must appear immediately after the <table> tag. Captions typically appear centered above the table to which they are attached—although different user agents may interpret the caption differently.