MySQL tables neatly store data in rows and columns In the previous article, we covered how to create a database and establish a connection to it. It’s time to go a step deeper now. It’s time to create some tables. If you remember the previous analogy, the database can be thought of as an Excel Workbook and the tables can be thought of as sheets within the Workbook. Tables are part art part science. Architects must decide how far they want to normalize a database without losing readability. We’ll cover the basics of tables in this article and will