Responsive Folder Tree Plugin with jQuery - Bonsai

Responsive Folder Tree Plugin with jQuery - Bonsai
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Bonsai is a very small (~3kb minified) jQuery plugin which turns a normal nested list into a responsive, mobile-friendly, collapsible, hierarchical folder tree. The plugin uses Font Awesome icon font for folder / file / arrow icons.

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How to use it:

1. Download Bonsai plugin and include the bonsai.css and bonsai.js into your document which has jQuery library installed.

<link rel="stylesheet" href="/path/to/bonsai.css">
<script src="//code.jquery.com/jquery-1.11.3.min.js"></script>
<script src="/path/to/bonsai.min.js"></script>

2. Create a folder tree from the html structure like this:

<div class="bonsai">
  <ul class="section">
    <li class="folder">
      <a class="" href="">
        <i class="icon-caret-right"></i>
        <i class="icon-doctype icon-columns"></i>
        Templates
        <i class="icon-chevron-sign-right"></i>
      </a>
      <ul class="section">
        <li class="folder">
          <a class="" href="">
            <i class="icon-caret-right"></i>
            <i class="icon-folder icon-doctype icon-folder-close"></i>
            Global
            <i class="icon-chevron-sign-right"></i>
          </a>
          <ul class="section">
            <li>
              <a href="">
                <i class="icon-filetype icon-doctype icon-columns"></i>
                Blog Post
                <i class="icon-chevron-sign-right"></i>
              </a></li>
            <li>
              <a href="">
                <i class="icon-filetype icon-doctype icon-columns"></i>
                Default Template
                <i class="icon-chevron-sign-right"></i>
              </a>
            </li>
          </ul>
        </li>
      </ul>
    </li> 
  </ul>
</div>

3. Create a new Bonsai instance.

var mytree = new $.bonsai($('.bonsai'));

4. Default plugin options.

// hierarchical data your want to present in the folder tree
data:[],

// CSS selectors
folderClass:'folder',
folderIconClass:'icon-folder',
folderIconOpenClass:'icon-folder-open',
folderIconCloseClass:'icon-folder-close'

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by jpdevries. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.