Folders in SharePoint are as necessary as evil. Make the best of it using jQuery and SPServices.

by Patrick Penn, SharePoint Architect, Enthusiast and Entrepreneur. [UPDATE] Please visit FriendlyFolders on GitHub to retrieve the latest updates of the completely revised solution. A big thanks goes to our team member Benjamin Linder for developing the main code of this solution and to Marc D. Anderson for dedicating this topic a place in his famous SPServices Stories (SPServices Stories #19). Let me say right upfront, this post is not about Folders vs Metadata. If you're searching for that, you will find a rather good one here. Hopefully you know about the benefits of SharePoint and its features like, enterprise…

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