Throughout WordPress the class WP_List_Table is used to display data, e.g. users, plugins, comments, or posts. The class contains almost all necessary methods for displaying, sorting, paginating, and searching data and and what is more obvious than to use it for your own plugins?
An article on WP Engineer gives a very comprehensive walk-through all necessary steps to create a table tailored to your needs.
Check it out!
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