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Tables can be used both to arrange tabular data and as a formatting tool, in the same way as in HTML pages. However, in preparation for responsive web design we strongly recommend that you avoid using tables for layout whenever possible, because they break responsive design.

Help+Manual has full support for complex and nested tables. This tutorial just shows you the basics of inserting tables for full details see the Working with Tables chapter.  

See also:

Working with Tables

How table sizing works